This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The North American Spine Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians and takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
The North American Spine Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Medical Association has determined that physicians not licensed in the U.S. to participate in this CME activity are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Additional credit may be obtained by attending the additional Hands-on course: Evaluation and Treatment of Adult Spinal Deformity: Skull to Sacrum=
Continuing Education (CE) Credit for Allied Health Professionals
NASS is proud to offer continuing education units (CEUs) to accommodate nonphysician attendees’ certification requirements. The following indicates the status of CEU accreditation for nonphysician attendees. Requirements vary for other allied health and advanced practice providers; please contact your licensing organization for their requirements.
Physical Therapists: NASS has applied for approval from the Florida Physical Therapy Association to offer continuing education credits to physical therapists. Approval information will be available soon. Contact email@example.com to be placed on the notification list when approvals are finalized.
Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts Category 1 credit from AOACCME, prescribed credit from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit™ for the Physician’s Recognition Award from organizations, such as NASS, accredited by the ACCME.
Nurse Practitioners: The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
Nurses: Application is pending for CE credit through AXIS Medical Education. Learners are advised that accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity. AXIS Contact Information: For information about the accreditation of this program please contact AXIS at 954-281-7524 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Evaluation and Education Certificates
After the meeting, evaluations will be submitted electronically and CME certificates will be printed directly from our website. Visit www.spine.org/CME to claim education credit and to print CME certificates. Contact email@example.com with questions.