CONTINUING EDUCATION INFORMATION

Kindred Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the ANCC Commission on Accreditation.

Continuing nursing education will be offered for applicable summit presentations. Credentialing agencies for Registered Dietitians and licensed social workers generally approve CPE/CEs for live seminars registered with ANCC. Individuals should contact their credentialing or licensing boards directly to verify whether a continuing education program will be accepted for meeting the conditions of licensure or registration renewal.

For physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists, course materials will be provided via KNECT post-summit and an ANCC certificate will be issued.

This will allow you to self-submit for board approval or keep as record of contact hours depending on state requirements.

If you would like to receive an ANCC certificate for the applicable caregiver summit sessions, please follow these steps:

  • Complete Activity Evaluation form
  • Complete Certificate Request form using your home address or email address
  • Your information will be processed and a CE certificate will be sent to your home or email within 4–6 weeks.

Disclosure to Participants for Accredited Providers FORM #8

CE Activity Title: 2018 Caregiver Summit: Leading with Compassion
Date Presented: November 27-28, 2018
Accreditation Statement: Kindred Healthcare is an Accredited Provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

To receive contact hours for this continuing education activity, the participant must:

  • Sign in on provided Attendance Roster
  • Attendance requirements: Must arrive at least 5 minutes prior to start of presentation & be present for the entire activity to receive contact hours.
  • You must submit a completed Evaluation Form and Certificate Request Form
  • These will be sent to the Support Center and the “Certificate of Successful Completion” will be mailed to you.
  • Post examinations must be passed with a minimum of an 80% score.
  • Courses expire one year from date of original activity presentation.

Conflict of Interest:

A conflict of interest occurs when there is an opportunity to affect or to impact educational content as a result of a commercial interest or financial relationship. All activity planning committee members and presenters are required to disclose any potential or actual conflicts of interest with any commercial entity that may have an interest in the activity’s educational content. All activity planning committee members and presenters have submitted Conflict of Interest Disclosure forms.

The Planning committee members have disclosed TNO £ ALL relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests related to the planning or implementation of the activity.

Commercial Support:

Commercial support is financial, or in-kind, contributions given by a commercial interest, which is used to pay all or part of the costs of a CNE activity. Providers of commercial support may not be providers or co-providers of an educational activity.

ANCC Commission on Accreditation

The ANCC’s Commission on Accreditation is interested in the opinions and perceptions of participants at approved activities, especially in the presence of actual or perceived bias in continuing education. Therefore, ANCC invites participants to access their “ANCC Accreditation Feedback Line” to report any noted bias or conflict of interest in the educational activity. The toll free number is 1 (866) 262-9730.