Claiming Continuing Credit

Nursing

Nursing credits are provided by Grand Valley State University Kirkhof College of Nursing. Participants pursuing CNE credits and who attended the entire event based on Zoom attendee data will receive an e-mail within 48 hours of the conclusion of the conference containing a link to the required evaluation form.  Upon completion of the evaluation, the participant will receive their certificate.

Grand Valley State University Kirkhof College of Nursing, a Michigan Board of Nursing approved nursing education program, is authorized by Administrative Rule 333.10602g to award contact hours to participants at continuing education programs provided by the Kirkhof College of Nursing. This course is approved 2.0 (Colloquy) CNE hours.

Social Work

Social Work credits are provided by Spectrum Health.  Individuals pursuing Social Work credits and who attended the entire event based on Zoom attendee data will receive an evaluation with instructions via e-mail.

Spectrum Health is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. This event has been approved for 2.0 Ethics Social Work Continuing Education Hours and is recognized by the State of Michigan, Department of Community Health, Licensing Division, for Social Work Continuing Education. 

Questions? Contact Jody.Sprague@spectrumhealth.org or Maria.Tappan@spectrumhealth.org.

CME

Continuing Medical Education (CMEs) credits for the West Michigan Medical Ethics Conference and DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy are approved through Spectrum Health. Attendance and verification are now handled electronically.

Individuals must text their attendance as indicated below.

If you do not already have an account with Spectrum Health CloudCME you must create one first using the link below.

Claiming credit: 

Step 1: (New Users) Create an account in Spectrum Health CloudCME system: Go to the website indicated below and click "Sign Up Now."

Step 2: Before you text your attendance verification, there is a one-time process to link your phone with your Spectrum account.  Text your email address to (844) 420-1171.  You will receive a message confirming your phone # has been updated.

Step 3: When a learner arrives for a session, they must text in their attendance to (844) 420-1171 with the event ID number.  Participants may text their attendance 30 minutes before the event, during the event, and up to 12 hours after the event through this process. This step simply records your attendance at the session. (This replaces the sign-in sheet or reporting from the online platform.)

After the learner has recorded their attendance by the above method, learners have 30 days to go in and complete the evaluation to receive credit. Just texting their attendance does not give them credit.  They must complete the evaluation by going into the  App or logging into a computer and going to the portal site.  To access evaluations, they go to the evaluation tab.

Event Information:

Title: DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy - Triage and the Allocation of Scarce Resources

Time: 6:00 – 8:10 p.m.

Attendance Text Number:  (844) 420-1171

Verify your attendance within 12 hours of the end of the session.

Event ID: 41686

New user sign up and evaluation website: Spectrum Health CloudCME

Evaluations: Go to the main website, login, and then click on “MyCE” on the top navigation bar then click “Evaluations and Certificates”. You will be able to complete your evaluation at that time.

(Additional information and instructions can be found on the Spectrum CloudCME website.)

Spectrum Health Hospitals CME is accredited by the Michigan State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Spectrum Health Hospitals CME designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 (Colloquy) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Spectrum Health Hospitals and Grand Valley State University.

Questions? Contact cmeoffice@spectrumhealth.org.

Continuing Education - Disclosure Statements

Anyone in a position to control the content of an educational activity must disclose all non-relevant or relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest(s) prior to the start of the activity. Disclosure must be documented.  The ACCME defines a commercial interest as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients.

CME Activity 

Grand Valley State University DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy 2021 Series

Activity Lead:

Paul Farr - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose.

Activity Organizer

Diane Dykstra - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose.

 

Planning Committee

Mary Barr - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

James Bonner - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Jeffrey Byrnes - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Matthew Denenberg - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Paul Farr - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

P. Doughlas Kindschi - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Anne Klinebauer - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Aly Abdel – Mageed - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Nichole Westover - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Jean Nagelkerk - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Scott Opperman – has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Bryan Pilkington - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Ruth Sanborn - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Lisa White - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Tina Barnikow - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

 

Speaker(s)

Bernard Lo, MD -  is receiving an honorarium paid by GVSU

Scott D. Halpern, MD, PhD, M.Bioethics – is receiving an honorarium paid by GVSU

MarKay Riippa, D. Bioethics, MA, BSN, RN, CNML, HEC-C (Moderator) - has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

 

CME Accreditation Statement

Spectrum Health Hospitals CME is accredited by the Michigan State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Spectrum Health Hospitals CME designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 hours credit hours (DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Nursing Accreditation Statement:

Grand Valley State University’s Kirkhof College of Nursing, a Michigan Board of Nursing approved nursing education program, is authorized by Administrative Rule 333.10602g to award contact hours to participants at continuing education programs provided by the Kirkhof College of Nursing.  This course is approved for 2.0 CNE hours (DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy).

 

Social Work Accreditation Statement:

Spectrum Health is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative.  This event has been approved for 2.0 Ethics Social Work Continuing Education Hours (DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy) and is recognized by the State of Michigan, Department of Community Health, Licensing Division, for Social Work Continuing Education.

 



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