CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT 2017 November Wise Traditions Conference
$65 fee for Nurses and Acupuncturists
Nurses and acupuncturists must sign in at the CEU table daily to receive credit. Nurses attend certain lectures*, and submit an evaluation. Acupuncturists must submit an evaluation and attendance record.
PENDING: Nursing: Total possible for 4 days: 20 hours. This activity is approved by the Maryland Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The Maryland Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC), all states accept this. Please note only certain lectures are approved for credit* (see below) 5 credit hours per day on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, for a total possible of 20 hours. NOTE: The main conference fees cover Friday through Sunday. Attending Monday’s seminars require an additional fee.
Acupuncture: Total possible for 4 days: 23 hours. Approved by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM): Possible number of points is 24.5 PDA for full conference including MONDAY. Maximum each day: Friday = 8 PDAs, Saturday = 5, Sunday = 5, Monday = 5 (PDA points are accepted by all states except California.)
The fees for CEUs is $25 per day or $65 for all three days. In an effort to keep our registration fees low, we do not build this fee into the registration price but charge only those receiving credit.
CERTIFICATION OF ATTENDANCE ($5 fee)
For RDs, some NDs and some nutritionists, a Certificate of Attendance will suffice to give you 5 credit hours each day. You do not have to sign in or submit an evaluation. You simply receive the certificate which you submit to your board or school.
RDs only need to get the $5 Certificate of Attendance. According to the Commission on Dietetic Registration, CDR Credentialed Practitioners may receive up to 15 cpeus for attending our conference (5 more for Monday). You will not need to sign in each day but will have to obtain and retain in your files a certificate of attendance. You will need to keep track and submit talks attended and of the appropriate Learning Need Codes. If you are in Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania or Texas you should check with your board to see if they will accept this.
Nutritionists: Check with your professional board to see if they will accept this.
Other Professions: You can get a Certificate of Attendance and see if your board will accept it.