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Patient Safety Curriculum: Continuing Education
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Continuing Education

This activity awards 10.0 contact hours

Activity type: Knowledge

Acknowledgement of Commercial Support

There was no commercial support for this 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 Amedco and the National Patient Safety Foundation. Amedco is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Amedco designates this enduring material for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


Amedco is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

This course is co-provided by Amedco and the National Patient Safety Foundation. Maximum of 10 contact hours.


National Association for Healthcare Quality

This program has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality for 10.00 CPHQ continuing education hours.


American Society for Healthcare Risk Management

This meeting has been approved for a total of 10.0 contact hours of Continuing Education Credit toward fulfillment of the requirements of ASHRM designations of FASHRM (Fellow) and DFASHRM (Distinguished Fellow) and towards CPHRM renewal.



Amedco is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  Successful completion of this program qualifies for up to 10 hours.  Full attendance is required.  No partial contact hours will be awarded for partial attendance. UAN: 0453-9999-16-049-H04-P (K)


Florida Board of Behavioral Sciences

Amedco is approved by the Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling. Provider BAP#39-Exp.3-31-2017. 10 Hours


MOC Approval Statement 

Through the American Board of Medical Specialties ("ABMS") ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Maintenance of Certification ("MOC") Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory, the NPSF Patient Safety Curriculum has met the requirements as an MOC Part II CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) and/or an MOC Part II Self-Assessment Activity for the following ABMS Member Boards:


MOC Part II CME Activity

Family Medicine

Plastic Surgery

Psychiatry & Neurology


Allergy and Immunology

Colon & Rectal Surgery
Medical Genetics and Genomics

Nuclear Medicine



Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Preventive Medicine


Thoracic Surgery



Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 10 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. 


Certified Professional in Patient Safety Recertification


This course is approved for 10 contact hours towards CPPS Recertification  

Satisfactory Completion 


Participants must pass the post-test with a score of 80% or higher and complete an attendance/evaluation form in order to receive a certificate of completion/attendance. 


Date of Release:

March 1, 2016


Date of Expiration:

December 31, 2018


Disclosure of Conflict of Interest

The disclosure information is provided to learners and contains the relevant financial relationships that each individual in a position to control the content of CME disclosed to NPSF.  All of these relationships were treated as a conflict of interest, and have been resolved. (C7 SCS 6.1-­‐6.2, 6.5)


All individuals in a position to control the content of CE are listed online. If their name is not listed below, they disclosed that they had no relevant financial relationships. 


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