Accreditation

Intended Learners

This conference is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and podiatrists across all practice settings involved in the prevention, treatment, and management of patients with diabetic foot complications. 

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the magnitude of diabetic foot complications and apply comprehensive, multidisciplinary best practice approaches for evaluation and treatment  
  • Examine the etiology of diabetic foot ulcers, risk factors, causal pathways and prevention and management strategies 
  • Review the history, clinical evaluation, and treatment for painless and painful diabetic neuropathy, PAD and diabetic foot infections 
  • Analyze the pathology, classification, biomarkers and medical and surgical treatments for charcot foot 
  • Navigate interactive clinical cases of complex diabetic foot problems 

Activity Overview

This educational conference will occur from December 2-3, 2022 at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio hotel in San Antonio, Texas.

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

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In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by HMP EDUCATION and UT Health Science Center San Antonio.

HMP EDUCATION 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. 

CME: 

UT Health Science Center San Antonio is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UT Health Science Center San Antonio designates this live activity up to a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CPME:

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. The UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine has approved this activity for a maximum of 6.0 continuing education contact hours.

PHYSICIANS

UT Health Science Center San Antonio is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UT Health Science Center San Antonio designates this live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot general sessions, for up to a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

HMP Education designates each live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot - Industry-Supported Symposium, for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

HMP Education designates each live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot - Hands on Workshop, for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

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

PODIATRISTS

UT Health Science Center San Antonio is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio has approved this live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot general sessions, for a maximum of 6.0 continuing education contact hours.

HMP Education is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.

HMP Education designates each live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot - Industry-Supported Symposium, for a maximum of 1 continuing education contact hour.

HMP Education designates each live activity Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot - Hands on Workshop, for a maximum of 2 continuing education contact hours.

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

NURSE PRACTITIONERS

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

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

NURSING

The continuing nursing education live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot general session, awards 6.0 contact hours.

Each live activity Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot - Industry-Supported Symposium, awards 1 contact hour.

Each live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot - Hands on Workshop, awards 2.0 contact hours.  

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 6.0 contact hours.

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

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

HMP Education 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.

Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot general session is designated for 6 AAPA Category 1 credits.

Each live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot - Industry-Supported Symposium, is designated for 1 AAPA Category 1 credit.

Each live activity, Great Debates and Updates in Diabetic Foot - Hands on Workshop is designated for 2.0 AAPA Category 1 credits.

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

Disclaimer

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

ADA Statement

HMP 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 is in need of accommodations, please call 770.751.7332/609.371.1137.

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HMP Education maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your non-public personal information.

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Commercial Support

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

Note: Information contained herein is subject to change without notice.