Continuing Medical Education Credits
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Wisconsin Medical Society through the Joint Providership of SSM St. Mary’s Hospital – Madison and Wisconsin Health Literacy. St. Mary’s Hospital is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
St. Mary’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Credit for APs, Nurses and Other Health Professionals
Non-physicians receive CME participation credit. CME Category 1 credits are acceptable for meeting continuing education requirements for RNs, social workers and most other health care professionals. Check with your professional association to determine the process of submitting documentation.
DISCLOSURE: It is the policy of SSM St. Mary’s Hospital - Madison that the faculty, authors, planners, and others who may influence content of this CME activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CME staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Detailed disclosures will be made at the activity.
These credits apply only to the Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit held on April 4-5, 2017 and the Pre-Summit workshops on April 3, 2017: SHARE APPROACH and Health Literacy Starter Kit: Basic Information and Resources for the Newcomer.
Health Literacy Summit
Over 350 people attended the 2017 Wisconsin Health Literacy Summit, which focused on how improved health literacy can help individuals become more engaged with their health and healthcare.
An additional 80 individuals attended the Medication Label Summit centering on how improving prescription drug labels can help patient understanding. Visit our Summit page for more information.