Ollie Hinkle Heart Foundation is hosting the fourth annual educational Take Heart, a free interactive conference that unites heart families with leading clinicians to share, collaborate, and lead innovation to improve the lives of children with pediatric heart disease. This virtual event creates space for heart families and their warriors to learn alongside clinicians and advocates in the cardiac community.
Interested in registering to receive CME credits but unsure if you are eligible? Below is some guidance.
The conference has AMA PRA Category 1 Credits, which are usable by most healthcare profession credentialing bodies as equivalent as long as the topic is relevant to the applicant’s field or discipline.
Who can accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™?
MDs & DOs
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ or equivalent.
Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses
For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education).
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that theAMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.
Certified Nurse Midwife
The American College of Nurse-Midwives has granted reciprocity status for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by providers accredited by the ACCME and relevant to midwifery.
Many other disciplines societies and credentialing bodies accept the AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ as an equivalent as long as the topic is relevant to the applicant’s field or discipline.
- Licensed Social Workers
- Physical Therapists
- Occupational Therapists
If you have doubts whether an activity will qualify for CE, contact your Board prior to registering for the course.