Accreditation

Intended Learners

This conference is designed for physicians, nursing professionals, physical therapists, researchers, scientists, podiatrists, and dietitians across all practice settings involved in wound healing or wound care issues. SAWC Fall provides attendees who study and treat wounds with state-of-the-art reviews of clinical problems and research information.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Develop an interdisciplinary and comprehensive approach to the prevention, treatment, and management of patients with wounds, including chronic, complex, and difficult-to-heal wounds.
  • Cultivate best-practice strategies of clinical pearls and evidence-based guidelines for prevention and management of wounds 
  • Deliver optimal patient care through enhanced knowledge of reimbursement, quality measures, and the use of emerging and innovative wound healing technologies and modalities
  • Explore factors inhibiting wound healing including COVID-19, medical comorbidities, and patient behavioral challenges.

Activity Overview

This educational conference will occur from April 6 - 10, 2022 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, AZ.

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the full activity and submit a completed evaluation form. Participants who complete the evaluation online within 60 days of the live meeting will receive immediate documentation of credit.

Accreditation Information

" "In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) and the Wound Healing Society (WHS). NACCME is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

PHYSICIANS

NACCME designates each live activity, SAWC Pre-Conference, for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

NACCME designates the live activity SAWC General Session (general session, WHS track, and post-conference) for a maximum of 19 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

NACCME designates each live activity, Industry-Supported Symposium, for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria.

Each SAWC Pre-Conference is designated for 4 AAPA Category 1 credits.

SAWC General Session (general session, WHS track, and post-conference) is designated for 19 AAPA Category 1 credits.

Each Industry-Supported Symposium is designated for 1 AAPA Category 1 credit.

PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

NURSING

Each continuing nursing education live activity, SAWC Pre-Conference, awards 4 contact hours.

The continuing nursing education live activity, SAWC General Session (general session, WHS track, and post-conference), awards 19 contact hours.

Each Industry-Supported Symposium is designated for 1 contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13255 for 30 contact hours.

NURSE PRACTITIONER

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Program accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

PODIATRISTS

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME). NACCME is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.

NACCME has approved each live activity, SAWC Pre-Conference, for a maximum of 4 continuing education contact hours.

NACCME has approved the live activity, SAWC General Session, (general session, WHS track, and post-conference) for a maximum of 19 contact hours.

DIETITIANS

" "North American Center for Continuing Med­ical Education, LLC (NACCME), is a Continuing Profes­sional        Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR Cre­dentialed Practitioners will receive 30.0 continuing professional education units for completion of this internet live activity/material.

Provider #HM001. Level 3 Synthesis.

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME), will be applying for pre-approved accreditation in several states.  

**Maximum credit hours are subject to change pending final agenda**

Privacy Policy

NACCME protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants, educational partners, and joint sponsors. NACCME and our joint sponsors will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the appropriate accrediting agency.

NACCME maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.

Copyright © 2022 by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC. All rights reserved. No part of this accredited continuing education activity may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without first obtaining permission from North American Center for Continuing Medical Education.

Commercial Support

Applications for commercial support from health care related industries are pending. Commercial support will be acknowledged as it is received.

ADA Statement

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity are in need of accommodations, please call 609.371.1137.

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Last updated November 18, 2021