MAD-ID is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity has been approved for maximum of 26.00 contact hours. Continuing education credit will be award for all successfully completed online lessons and live sessions regardless of whether the full program in completed.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirement and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). MAD-ID is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.

MAD-ID designates this internet enduring material activity (online lessons) for a maximum of 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. MAD-ID does not accredit the practical component (practicum) for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Learners should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity:

  • Module 1 - 7.00 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • Module 2 - 6.00 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • E1: Nurses as Champions in AMS - 1.00 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • E2: Antimicrobial Stewardship in Pediatrics - 1.00 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • E3: Becoming a Steward in Long Term Care Facilities - 1.00 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • E4: Antibacterial Agents – 1: The beta-lactams - 1.25 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • E5: Antibacterial Agents – 2: Miscellaneous antibiotics - 1.25 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • E6: Antiviral Agents  - 1.00 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • E7: Antifungal Agents - 0.50 contact hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses
For the purpose of recertification, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board and American Nurses Credentialing Center accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education). We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.

Physician Assistants
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification. We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.

Canadian Accreditation
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities.

European Accreditation
Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMEC®s). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMEC®s can be found at: www.eaccme.eu.

Disclosure Statement

In accord with the disclosure policy of MAD-ID and the Standards for Integrity and Independence Accreditation Criteria adopted by the ACPE and ACCME, course planners, speakers, and content reviewers have been asked to disclose any relationship they have with companies producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. In addition, faculty have been asked to list any off-label uses of pharmaceuticals and/or devices for investigational or non-FDA approved purposes that they plan to discuss.

Such disclosure is not intended to suggest or condone bias in any presentation, but is solicited to provide the course director and participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of a given presentation. 

A summary of all disclosed relationships is available here.