Category 1 credit definition

Category 1 credit means any formal education program which is sponsored or jointly sponsored by an organization accredited for continuing medical education by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the Iowa Medical Society, or the Council on Continuing Medical Education of the AOA that is of sufficient scope and depth of coverage of a subject area or theme to form an educational unit and is planned, administered and evaluated in terms of educational objectives that define a level of knowledge or a specific performance skill to be attained by the physician completing the program. Credits designated as formal cognates by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists or as prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians are accepted as equivalent to category 1 credits.
Category 1 credit means any formal education program which is sponsored or jointly sponsored by an organization accredited for continuing medical education by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the Iowa Medical Society, or the Council on Continuing Medical Education of AOA
Category 1 credit means any formal education program which is sponsored or jointly sponsored by an organization accredited for continuing medical education by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the Iowa Medical Society, or the Council on Continuing Medical Education of AOA that is of sufficient scope and depth of coverage of a subject area or theme to form an educational unit and

Examples of Category 1 credit in a sentence

By December 31, 2017 and thereafter, clinicians must complete 3 hours of Category 1 credit Continuing Medical Education (CME) every two years on the prescribing of opioid medication as a condition of prescribing opioid medication.

The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education of the American Medical Association for Category 1 credit.

By December 31, 2018 and thereafter, all clinicians must complete 3 hours of Category 1 credit Continuing Medical Education every two years on the prescribing of opioid medication regardless of whether or not they prescribe opioid medication.

All tests and requests for Category 1 credit must be submitted through the ANESTHESIOLOGY CME Web site at http://www.asahq.org/journal-cme.

E-mail: kachiu@gmail.com.0190-9622/$36.00© 2018 Published by Elsevier on behalf of the American Academy of Dermatology, Inc.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2018.10.079 Date of release: August 2019 Expiration date: August 2022Scanning this QR code will direct you to the CME quiz in the American Academy of Der- matology’s (AAD) online learning center where after taking the quiz and successfully passing it, you may claim 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit.