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After much discussion and consideration, the ACHE Board of Governors and leadership team have decided to cancel the 2020 Congress on Healthcare Leadership due to the need for leaders and healthcare organizations to manage their responses to coronavirus (COVID-19) within their communities. Learn more at ache.org/Coronavirus.

Continuing Education Credit Information

As part of your registration fee, you may attend Congress educational programs worth up to 12 ACHE Face-to-Face Education credits; you may also purchase additional programs to earn additional credits. In addition to the ACHE Face-to-Face Education credits assigned to Congress sessions, ACHE is accredited by other organizations to provide continuing education credit.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

In support of improving patient care, the American College of Healthcare is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive a maximum of 37.5 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.

Physician Continuing Medical Education
The American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) designates this live activity for a maximum of 37.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education
The American College of Healthcare Executives designates this live activity for a maximum of 37.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education.

Continuing Pharmacy Education
The American College of Healthcare Executives designates this knowledge-based activity for a maximum 37.5 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit.

Physician Assistant Continuing Education
The American College of Healthcare Executives has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for a maximum of 37.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

NAB

ACHE is a certified sponsor of professional continuing education with the National Association of Boards of Examiners of Long Term Care Administrators (NAB) and has approved this program for the number of clock hours listed under their sponsor agreement with NAB/NCERS. State licensure boards, however, have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses. Comments regarding certified sponsors may be addressed to NAB, 1444 I St. NW, Ste. 700, Washington, DC 20005-2210.

NASBA

ACHE is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learning-market.org.

The number of CPE credits assigned to each course is based on a 50-minute hour. For every 1 hour of ACHE Face-to-Face Education credits granted by ACHE you will earn 1.2 CPE credits (round to the nearest hour). See specific course descriptions to determine the total number of hours. All ACHE programs are basic level and do require prerequisites or advance preparation unless stated in the promotional materials. The Foundation of ACHE is only approved for group live offerings.

College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME)

The 2020 Congress on Healthcare Leadership Program has been approved by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) to award a total of 30.5 continuing education credits towards the CHCIO, CHISL and CFCHE programs. CHIME and AEHIS members may claim their CEUs for this event by entering them on the CHIME website at https://chimecentral.org/education/non-chime-continuing-education-units/.