This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Michigan State University and The Center for Medical Education. The Michigan State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Please check back for the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ designation statement.
The Michigan State University designates this enduring material for a maximum of 33 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The AOA automatically recognizes AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ as AOA Category 2 credit.
CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
According to the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP), entities authorized to provide continuing education include the AANP, NAPNAP, ANC, ACNM, AMA, AAFP and AAPA. All continuing education offerings should be relevant to the nurse practitioner clinical practice specialty in which the applicant is certified.
Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada who attend CME activities that have been accredited by the AAFP for Prescribed credit can claim MAINPRO credit.
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification. AAFP Prescribed credit is classified as preapproved CME Category 1 credit by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).
The Center for Medical Education, Inc. is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider No. CEP 12345. Certificate must be retained for a period of four years after the course ends.
This activity is designed for primary care physicians, physician assistants, specialty care physicians and nurse practitioners needing to increase their knowledge in family medicine.
After attending this course, participants will be able to:
- Identify the fundamental concepts and key topics needed to successfully complete the Family Medicine written certification and recertification exams
- Effectively translate the acquired academic knowledge into improved diagnostic and treatment plans
- Achieve improved patient outcomes through application of the knowledge acquired