2020-21 Accreditation

Medical

20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

American Educational Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement: American Educational Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Please Note: Physicians interested in Category 1 credit will be required to complete attendance verificati­on forms.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are also accepted by:

  • American Board for Emergency Medicine (ABEM – for content relevant to emergency medicine)
  • American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM – Division 1 credit)
  • American Board of Urology (ABU – Category 1 credit)

MOC Points

American Board of Anesthesio­logy: ABA MOCA 2.0

American Board of Internal Medicine: ABIM MOC Medical Knowledge 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 20 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's res­ponsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

American Board of Opthalmology: ABO MOC 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to satisfy the Lifelong Learning requirements for the American Board of Ophthalmolo­gy's Mainte­nance of Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's res­ponsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting MOC credit.

American Board of Otolaryngo­logy – Head & Neck Surgery: ABOHNS MOC

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to meet the expectations of the American Board of Otolaryngo­logy's Main­tenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider's res­ponsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of recognizing participation.

American Board of Preventative Medicine: ABPM MOC for general requirements

19.25 AAFP Prescribed Credits

This Live series activity, The 2020–21 Medical-Legal Update , from 09/28/2020 – 10/1/2021, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. This activity is approved for 19.25 AAFP Prescribed credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

State Specific Subject Matter Required Credits

Controlled Substance AK-1 hr, AL–1 hr, AZ-1 hr. CA-1 hr, CO-1 hr, CT–1 hr, DE–1 hr, FL-1 hr, GA-1 hr, IL-1 hr, IN-1 hr, KY-1 hr, LA-1 hr, MA-1 hr, MD-1 hr, ME-1 hr, MS–1 hr, NC–1 hr, NE-1 hr, NJ-1 hr, NM-1 hr, NY–1 hr, NV-1 hr, OH-1 hr, OK-1hr, PA-1 hr, SC–1 hr, TN–1 hr, TX-1 hr, UT–1 hr, VA-1 hr, VT–1 hr, WA-1 hr, WI-1 hr, WV-1 hr

Pharmacology
DC–2 hrs

Risk Management
CT–2 hrs, MA–2 hrs, PA–2 hrs (ACT 13), TX–2 hrs

20 AOA Category 2-B Credits

Canadian Physicians

CFPC Mainpro-M1 Credits

The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) has a reciprocal credit agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) for activities which offer Prescribed credit. CFPC members who complete these conferences may claim the equivalent number of Mainpro- M1 credits.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada MOC Credits

Through an agreement between the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, medical practitioners participating in the Royal College MOC Program may record completion of accredited activities registered under the ACCME’s “CME in Support of MOC” program in Section 3 of the Royal College’s MOC Program.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts Category 1 CME approval from organizations accredited by the ACCME to grant Category 1 credits towards the AMA Physician Recognition Awards. Physician Assistants applying for credit for The 2020–2021 Medical-Dental-Legal Update will receive a certificate granting the earned number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) accepts AMA PRA CME Category 1 credits toward its credit requirements.

Legal

 

The Update is approved in the following states with MCLE requirements:

  • AL – 17.7 hrs
  • AR – 17.75 hrs
  • CA – 17.5 hrs
  • CO – 6 hrs
  • DE – 18 hrs
  • FL – 21.hrs
  • GA – 17.8 hrs*
  • IA – 17.5 hrs
  • ID – 4 hrs Video Replay
  • IN – 16 hrs (4 hrs general) (12 hrs Non Legal Subject)
  • KS – +
  • LA – +
  • MS – 17.7 hrs
  • NC – 17.50 hrs 
  • ND – 17.75 hrs self-study
  • NJ – Credits via reciprocity BCLE Reg 201:4**
  • NM – 3 hrs
  • NV – 17.5 hrs
  • NY – 24 hrs#
  • OH – 17.75 hrs (self-study)
  • OK – 24 hrs
  • OR – 17.5 hrs
  • SC – 8 hrs
  • UT – 17.5 hrs self-study
  • VT – 17.81 hrs*
  • WV – 6 hrs on-line credit
  • WY- 6 hrs self-study*

* Reflects 2019– 20 approval, 2020–21 approval is pending.
+ Attorneys must make application individually.
# Eligible under approved jurisdiction procedures.
** Per reciprocity BCLE Reg 201:4, New Jersey will recognize the accreditation of this course by other Mandatory CLE jurisdictions. Oklahoma is one such jurisdiction and has approved this course for up to 24 hours of credit. Thus NJ should also award up to 24 hours. You should review the NJ requirements at www.njcourts.com/cle.

Dental

 

The Dental Boards of the following states have approved AEI as a CDE Sponsor:

  • Florida
  • Indiana
  • Michigan*

 

The Update is approved for CDE credit in the following states:

  • CA – 5 hrsMN +
  • DE – 20 hrs self study
  • FL – 20 hrs (7 hrs Practice Management, 1 hr Controlled Substance, 12 hrs General)
  • HI – 20 hrs*
  • IN – 20 hrs
  • ME – 20 hrs
  • MD – 20 hrs*
  • MI – 20 hrs*
  • MN +
  • MS – 20 hrs (9 hrs general, 11 hrs clinical*
  • NJ – 20 hrs*
  • NM – 18 hrs*
  • SD – 19 hrs Practice Management*
  • TN – 16 hrs
  • WV – 10 hrs

* Reflects 2019–20 approval, 2020–21 approval is pending.
+ Dentists must make credit application individually.

Nursing

 

The Nursing Boards of the following states will award up to 20 CE contact hours for participation in The Update:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska+
  • California+
  • Florida+
  • Georgia+
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Kansas
  • Maine*
  • Michigan+
  • Minnesota++
  • Montana+
  • Nevada+
  • New Jersey
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania*+
  • Rhode Island+
  • South Carolina
  • Texas
  • West Virginia

*approval only for those lectures deemed to meet the content requirements of section 21.133 of the PA Professional Nursing Law
+ 2020–21//approval is pending.
++ The activity has been designed to meet the MN Board of Nursing requirements.

CRNA's may apply for CE Credits directly with the AANA. Applications should be requested from the AANA at (847) 939–3484.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Certification

As AEI is an ACCME-accredited provider, The 2020–2021 Medical-Dental-Legal Update qualifies for up to 20 Formally Approved Category 1 Continuing Education Hours for the purposes of ANCC certification.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are also accepted by:

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB – Contact hours)
  • American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

Physician Assistants

 

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts Category 1 CME approval from organizations accredited by the ACCME to grant Category 1 credits towards the AMA Physician Recognition Awards. Physician Assistants applying for credit for The 2020–2021 Medical-Dental-Legal Update will receive a certificate granting the earned number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) accepts AMA PRA CME Category 1 credits toward its credit requirements.

2021-22 Accreditation

Medical

20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

American Educational Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement: American Educational Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Please Note: Physicians interested in Category 1 credit will be required to complete attendance verificati­on forms.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are also accepted by:

  • American Board for Emergency Medicine (ABEM – for content relevant to emergency medicine)
  • American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM – Division 1 credit)
  • American Board of Urology (ABU – Category 1 credit)

MOC Points

American Board of Anesthesio­logy: ABA MOCA 2.0

American Board of Internal Medicine: ABIM MOC Medical Knowledge 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 20 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's res­ponsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

American Board of Opthalmology: ABO MOC 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to satisfy the Lifelong Learning requirements for the American Board of Ophthalmolo­gy's Mainte­nance of Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's res­ponsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting MOC credit.

American Board of Otolaryngo­logy – Head & Neck Surgery: ABOHNS MOC

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to meet the expectations of the American Board of Otolaryngo­logy's Main­tenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider's res­ponsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of recognizing participation.

American Board of Preventative Medicine: ABPM MOC for general requirements

19.25 AAFP Prescribed Credits*

This Live series activity, The 2021–22 Medical-Legal Update, from 10/4/2021 – 10/3/2022, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. This activity is approved for 19.25 AAFP Prescribed credits*. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*Reflects 2020-21 approval, 2021-22 approval is pending.

State Specific Subject Matter Required Credits

Controlled Substance AK-1 hr, AL–1 hr, AZ-1 hr. CA-1 hr, CO-1 hr, CT–1 hr, DE–1 hr, FL-1 hr, GA-1 hr, IL-1 hr, IN-1 hr, KY-1 hr, LA-1 hr, MA-1 hr, MD-1 hr, ME-1 hr, MS–1 hr, NC–1 hr, NE-1 hr, NJ-1 hr, NM-1 hr, NY–1 hr, NV-1 hr, OH-1 hr, OK-1hr, PA-1 hr, SC–1 hr, TN–1 hr, TX-1 hr, UT–1 hr, VA-1 hr, VT–1 hr, WA-1 hr, WI-1 hr, WV-1 hr

20 AOA Category 2-B Credits

Canadian Physicians

CFPC Mainpro-M1 Credits

The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) has a reciprocal credit agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) for activities which offer Prescribed credit. CFPC members who complete these conferences may claim the equivalent number of Mainpro- M1 credits.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada MOC Credits

Through an agreement between the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, medical practitioners participating in the Royal College MOC Program may record completion of accredited activities registered under the ACCME’s “CME in Support of MOC” program in Section 3 of the Royal College’s MOC Program.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts Category 1 CME approval from organizations accredited by the ACCME to grant Category 1 credits towards the AMA Physician Recognition Awards. Physician Assistants applying for credit for The 2021–2022 Medical-Dental-Legal Update will receive a certificate granting the earned number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) accepts AMA PRA CME Category 1 credits toward its credit requirements.

Legal

 

The Update is approved in the following states with MCLE requirements:

  • AL – 18.2 hrs
  • AR – 17.75 hrs*
  • CA – 17.5 hrs*
  • CO – 6 hrs*
  • DE – 18.2 hrs
  • FL – 19.5 hrs
  • GA – 18 hrs
  • IA – 17.5 hrs*
  • ID – 3.75 hrs Video Replay
  • IN – 16 hrs (4 hrs general) (12 hrs Non Legal Subject)*
  • KS – +
  • LA – +
  • MS – 17.7 hrs* 
  • ND – 17.75 hrs self-study*
  • NJ – Credits via reciprocity BCLE Reg 201:4**
  • NM – 3 hrs*
  • NV – 17 hrs
  • NY – 19 hrs#
  • OH – 18.25 hrs (self-study)
  • OK – 19 hrs
  • OR – 17.5 hrs*
  • SC – 8 hrs*
  • UT – 18 hrs self-study
  • VT – 18 hrs
  • WV – 4.42 hrs on-line credit
  • WY- 18.25 hrs

* Reflects 2020– 21 approval, 2021–22 approval is pending.
+ Attorneys must make application individually.
# Eligible under approved jurisdiction procedures.
** Per reciprocity BCLE Reg 201:4, New Jersey will recognize the accreditation of this course by other Mandatory CLE jurisdictions. Oklahoma is one such jurisdiction and has approved this course for up to 19 hours of credit. Thus NJ should also award up to 19 hours. You should review the NJ requirements at www.njcourts.com/cle.

Dental

 

AGD PACE and ADA CERP accreditation is currently pending.

Nursing

 

The Nursing Boards of the following states will award up to 20 CE contact hours for participation in The Update:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska+
  • Arizona
  • California+
  • Florida+
  • Georgia+
  • Illinois
  • Kansas
  • Maine*
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota++
  • Montana
  • Nevada+
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico 
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania*+
  • Rhode Island+
  • South Carolina
  • Texas
  • Utah 
  • West Virginia
  • Wyoming 

*approval only for those lectures deemed to meet the content requirements of section 21.133 of the PA Professional Nursing Law
+ 2021–22//approval is pending.
++ The activity has been designed to meet the MN Board of Nursing requirements.

CRNA's may apply for CE Credits directly with the AANA. Applications should be requested from the AANA at (847) 939–3484.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Certification

As AEI is an ACCME-accredited provider, The 2021–2022 Medical-Dental-Legal Update qualifies for up to 20 Formally Approved Category 1 Continuing Education Hours for the purposes of ANCC certification.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are also accepted by:

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB – Contact hours)
  • American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

 

Physician Assistants

 

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts Category 1 CME approval from organizations accredited by the ACCME to grant Category 1 credits towards the AMA Physician Recognition Awards. Physician Assistants applying for credit for The 2021–2022 Medical-Dental-Legal Update will receive a certificate granting the earned number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) accepts AMA PRA CME Category 1 credits toward its credit requirements.