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This activity is jointly provided by the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Office of Continuing Professional Development and the Waisman Center, and the University of Wisconsin - Madison School of Nursing, Continuing Education in Nursing.
ACCREDITATION STATEMENT (CME)
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 the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing, Continuing Education in Nursing. The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS
The University of Wisconsin-Madison, as a member of the University Continuing Education Association (UCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour(s).
NURSING CONTINUING EDUCATION (CNE)
This activity has been planned and implemented using the educational design criteria of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation through the joint providership of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing and the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing, Continuing Education in Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Nursing contact hours will be awarded for completion of program components which include successful completion of the posttest (a passing grade of 80% is required) and completion of evaluation materials.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing, Continuing Education in Nursing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 ANCC contact hours (1.2 Iowa Board of Nursing contact hours).
STATEMENT OF NEED
This activity is part of a current data-to-action initiative based on Wisconsin data from the national Pregnancy Risk Assessment and Monitoring Survey (PRAMS) showing that only half of women who have had a baby have taken folic acid prior to becoming pregnant. The goal of the initiative is to increase the number of women in Wisconsin who are taking folic acid prior to becoming pregnant in order to prevent birth defects.
This activity is relevant to any health care provider who is working with women of childbearing age.
ELEMENTS OF COMPETENCE
This activity has been designed to change learner competence and focuses on the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education competencies of patient care and procedural skills, the Institute of Medicine competencies of evidence based medicine and quality improvement, and the Interprofessional and Nursing competencies of roles/responsibilities.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
POLICY ON FACULTY AND SPONSOR DISCLOSURE
It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and School of Nursing that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CME/CNE activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests* in order to allow CME/CNE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s).
Susan Davidson, MD
Belinda DeGoey, RN
Bermans Iskandar, MD
Lisa McLennan, RN
Cissy Ondoma, RN
Lora Wiggins, MD
Sarah Blackwell, MPH
Sandra Galles, MS, RN, APNP, GNP-BC
Anne Harris, PhD, MPH, RD
Lynn Hrabik, MPH, RDN
Kristina Jones, MPH
Michelle Kempf-Weibel, MS, CGC
Nora McCormick, RD
Tracy Mrochek, MPA, RN
Sara Zoran, MS, CGC
* The ACCME and ANCC defines a commercial interest as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. The ACCME and ANCC does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests.
To receive continuing education credits, you will need to successfully complete the activity, posttest and evaluation. To do this, follow all directions:
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For questions regarding the content of this activity, contact the Office of Continuing Professional Development in Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, the accredited provider for this CME activity.