Accreditation Information

Physician Accreditation

Medical Education Resources is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

Medical Education Resources designates these live activities for a maximum of 11-17* AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. *Beginning with all conferences after July 1, 2018, 3-day conferences will offer 12 credits, 4-day conferences will offer 16 credits and 5-day conferences offer 20 credits.

American Academy of Family Physicians

Approved for AAFP Prescribed credits

American Osteopathic Association

These programs are approved for 11-17* hours in Category 2-A by the American Osteopathic Association. *Beginning with all conferences after July 1, 2018, 3-day conferences will offer 12 credits, 4-day conferences will offer 16 credits and 5-day conferences offer 20 credits.

American College of Emergency Physicians

This program is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 11-17* hours of ACEP Category I credit. *Beginning with all conferences after July 1, 2018, 3-day conferences will offer 12 credits, 4-day conferences will offer 16 credits and 5-day conferences offer 20 credits.

Canadian Physicians

The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) has a reciprocal credit agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) for activities which offer Prescribed credit. CFPC members who complete these conferences may claim the equivalent number of Mainpro-M1 credits.

American Academy of Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Category I credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 11-17* hours of Category I credit for completing this program.

Nursing Accreditation

Medical Education Resources is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This CE activity provides 11-17* contact hours of continuing nursing education. The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Certification Board recognizes accepts continuing education (CE) contact hours from activities approved by AMA, ACCME, ANCC, AANP, AAFP and AACN. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12299, for 11-17* contact hours. *Beginning with all conferences after July 1, 2018, 3-day conferences will offer 12 credits, 4-day conferences will offer 16 credits and 5-day conferences offer 20 credits.

Pharmacy Accreditation

Medical Education Resources (MER) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MER designates these continuing educational activities for 11-17 *contact hours (1.1 – 1.7* CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Universal Program Numbers will be provided at each activity. Participants will be required to sign in at the start of the program and/or complete a program evaluation form.  Certificates of credit will provided at the conclusion of the activity. These activities are certified as Knowledge-based CPE. *Beginning with all conferences after July 1, 2018, 3-day conferences will offer 12 credits, 4-day conferences will offer 16 credits and 5-day conferences offer 20 credits.