Mid-Carolina Area Health Education Consortium (AHEC) provides a variety of continuing education credits for up to a total of 10 hours across the two-day conference. Participation will be tracked and recorded at each session. Contact hours will only be awarded based on documented attendance.
Daily Totals: 10/26 (Wednesday) = 6 hours; 10/27 (Thursday) = 4 hours
Counselors & Therapists: This program has been approved for up to 10 hours of continuing education by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors, Marital and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.
Nursing with Pharmacology Content: Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. is approved as a provider of continuing professional development by South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission of Accreditation. This nursing continuing education activity is approved for up to 10 hours of which 4.0 are pharmacology hours (please note: exact pharmacology hours will be based on sessions attended).
Social Workers: This program has been approved by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners for up to 8 hours social work and 2 hours non-social work hours, for a total of 10 clock hours.
Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc.: This program is approved for up to 1.0 CEUs (10 clock hours) of continuing education by Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. and meets the SC AHEC Best Practices Standards. Participants must attend 90% of the program in order to receive a certificate of attendance. No partial credit given.
Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug (ATOD) Treatment and Prevention Professionals: Applications are being made to the SC Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (SCAADAC) and the SC Association of Prevention Professionals and Advocates (SCAPPA) for 10 hours of continuing education credit.
Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES)/Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES): Application is being made to the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control for 10 hours of continuing education credit for Certified Health Education Specialists and Master Certified Health Education Specialists.
Pharmacists: The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is eligible for ACPE credit; see final CPE activity announcement for specific details. Pharmacists may claim a maximum of 6.0 live contact hours (0.6 CEUs) of knowledge-based continuing pharmacy education.
Pharmacists must complete an online evaluation at http://cop.sc.learningexpressce.com within 30 days (providing their correct NABP e-profile number and day/month of birth) in order to have credit reported to the NABP CPE Monitor. Detailed instructions regarding how to claim credit will be provided at the conference. The NABP CPE Monitor will not accept credit claimed and reported greater than 60 days from the date of the program. Detailed instructions regarding how to claim credit will be provided at the conference. The NABP CPE Monitor will not accept credit claimed and reported greater than 60 days from the date of the program.
For our pharmacists who are seeking session credit, please see the learning objectives.