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SSTmoderate

CME Information

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For CME credit, you must read this section.

Release date: December 23, 2013

Expiration date: December 31, 2021

Target Audiences: This activity has been designed to meet the needs of physicians and other healthcare professionals who care for and who may be involved in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of patients.

Objective: Safe Sedation Training (SST) will provide structured, pragmatic knowledgebase and techniques for:

  • identifying a high-risk patient
  • differentiating deep sedation from moderate sedation
  • assessing the patient for responsiveness, airway adequacy, ventilation, oxygenation and circulation
  • monitoring effectively
  • rescuing a patient from deeper-then-intended sedation
  • titrating sedatives and analgesics based on pharmacologic characteristics

Estimated Completion Time: 5 hours*

Method of Participation: To receive a statement of credit, the learner must:

  • Check the "I want CME" option when purchasing a license to SSTmoderate
  • Pay the $35 fee (see below)
  • View the SSTmoderate course in its entirety
  • Successfully have an overall SSTmoderate score greater than 85%
  • Complete a brief course evaluation and submit contact information. A request to the University of Utah CME office is submitted via the user's dashboard.
  • The CME office will review the submission and send the CME certificate to the e-mail used to log into the CME course.

Fee: To receive an electronic CME certificate, $35 will be charged.

CME Certificate: Once the SSTmoderate is satisfactorily completed, the learner will be able to receive an electronic CME certificate (see Method of Participation Above).

Accreditation: The University of Utah School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit: The University of Utah School of Medicine designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: Neither the speaker(s), planner(s), nor anyone in control of content for this enduring activity have any financial relationship with commercial products or services that may be discussed as part of the SSTmoderate course.

Faculty Information: Talmage Egan M.D., Ken Johnson M.D., Diane Tyler R.N. M.S., Sean Runnels M.D., James Agutter, M. Arch., Noah Syroid M.S.

System Requirements: A PC or tablet device that has the following: i) a modern web-browser such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox (latest update), Safari, or Microsoft Edge, ii) the latest version of Adobe Flash Player, iii) a Broadband internet connection.

References:

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Sedation and Analgesia by Non-Anesthesiologists. (2002). Practice guidelines for sedation and analgesia by non-anesthesiologists. Anesthesiology, 96(4), 1004–1017.
  • Hausman, L. M., & Reich, D. L. (2008). Providing safe sedation/analgesia: an anesthesiologist’s perspective. Gastrointestinal endoscopy clinics of North America, 18(4), 707–716.
  • Note: an extensive library of references are included in the SSTmoderate course website.

Nursing CNE Information

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SSTmoderate is eligible for 5 Nursing CE (CNE) credits*. The cost for the CNE certificate of credits for SSTmoderate is $35. The certificate is sent electronically upon completion of the SSTmoderate course. This continuing nursing education was approved by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approved by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Arizona, Idaho, and Utah Nurses Associations are members of the Western Multi-State Division.

Criteria for Successful Completion:

  • View the SSTmoderate course in its entirety
  • Successfully have an overall SSTmoderate score greater than 85%
  • Complete a brief course evaluation and submit contact information.

Conflicts of Interest: This educational activity does not include any content that relates to the products and/or services of a commercial interest that would create a conflict of interest.

Commercial Support: There is no commercial support being received for this event.

Origination Date: August 6, 2018.

Expiration Date: Upon completion of the course the training is valid for 2 years. If your course is not completed by the Aug 6, 2020 date, CE will not be awarded.

Dental CE Information

SSTmoderate is eligible for 5 Dental CE credits*, and SSTsim is eligible for 6 Dental CE credits. The cost for the Dental CE certificate of credits for SSTmoderate is $35. The certificate is sent electronically upon completion of the SSTmoderate course.

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Applied Medical Visualizations (Medvis) is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 9/1/2016 to 8/31/2018. Provider #371419
Cancellations may be made with a full refund, minus a $75 processing fee. Cancellation requests must be made by email no later than 30 days prior to the course date.

SSTrefresh

CME Information

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For CME credit, you must read this section.

Release date: December 23, 2013

Expiration date: December 31, 2021

Target Audiences: This activity has been designed to meet the needs of physicians and other healthcare professionals who care for and who may be involved in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of patients.

Objective: Safe Sedation Training (SST) will provide structured, pragmatic knowledgebase and techniques for:

  • identifying a high-risk patient
  • differentiating deep sedation from moderate sedation
  • assessing the patient for responsiveness, airway adequacy, ventilation, oxygenation and circulation
  • monitoring effectively
  • rescuing a patient from deeper-then-intended sedation
  • titrating sedatives and analgesics based on pharmacologic characteristics

Estimated Completion Time: 1 hour**

Method of Participation: To receive a statement of credit, the learner must:

  • Check the "I want CME" option when purchasing a license to SSTrefresh
  • Pay the $35 fee (see below)
  • View the SSTrefresh course in its entirety
  • Successfully have an overall SSTrefresh score greater than 85%
  • Complete a brief course evaluation and submit contact information. A request to the University of Utah CME office is submitted via the user's dashboard.
  • The CME office will review the submission and send the CME certificate to the e-mail used to log into the CME course.

Fee: To receive an electronic CME certificate, $35 will be charged.

CME Certificate: Once the SSTrefresh is satisfactorily completed, the learner will be able to receive an electronic CME certificate (see Method of Participation Above).

Accreditation: The University of Utah School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit: The University of Utah School of Medicine designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)** ™.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: Neither the speaker(s), planner(s), nor anyone in control of content for this enduring activity have any financial relationship with commercial products or services that may be discussed as part of the SSTrefresh course.

Faculty Information: Talmage Egan M.D., Ken Johnson M.D., Diane Tyler R.N. M.S., Sean Runnels M.D., James Agutter, M. Arch., Noah Syroid M.S.

System Requirements: A PC or tablet device that has the following: i) a modern web-browser such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox (latest update), Safari, or Microsoft Edge, ii) the latest version of Adobe Flash Player, iii) a Broadband internet connection.

References:

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Sedation and Analgesia by Non-Anesthesiologists. (2002). Practice guidelines for sedation and analgesia by non-anesthesiologists. Anesthesiology, 96(4), 1004–1017.
  • Hausman, L. M., & Reich, D. L. (2008). Providing safe sedation/analgesia: an anesthesiologist’s perspective. Gastrointestinal endoscopy clinics of North America, 18(4), 707–716.
  • Note: an extensive library of references are included in the SSTrefresh course website.

Nursing CNE Information

Cne logo

SSTrefresh is eligible for 1 Nursing CE (CNE) credits**. The cost for the CNE certificate of credits for SSTrefresh is $35. The certificate is sent electronically upon completion of the SSTrefresh course. This continuing nursing education was approved by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approved by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Arizona, Idaho, and Utah Nurses Associations are members of the Western Multi-State Division.

Criteria for Successful Completion:

  • View the SSTrefresh course in its entirety
  • Successfully have an overall SSTrefresh score greater than 85%
  • Complete a brief course evaluation and submit contact information.

Conflicts of Interest: This educational activity does not include any content that relates to the products and/or services of a commercial interest that would create a conflict of interest.

Commercial Support: There is no commercial support being received for this event.

Origination Date: August 6, 2018.

Expiration Date: Upon completion of the course the training is valid for 2 years. If your course is not completed by the Aug 6, 2020 date, CE will not be awarded.

Dental CE Information

SSTrefresh is eligible for 1 Dental CE credits**, and SSTsim is eligible for 6 Dental CE credits. The cost for the Dental CE certificate of credits for SSTrefresh is $35. The certificate is sent electronically upon completion of the SSTrefresh course.

Agd pace logo

Applied Medical Visualizations (Medvis) is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 9/1/2016 to 8/31/2018. Provider #371419
Cancellations may be made with a full refund, minus a $75 processing fee. Cancellation requests must be made by email no later than 30 days prior to the course date.

How to Receive Credit

If you would like to receive either Medical, Nursing, or Dental CE Credits:

  • - When you sign up for Safe Sedation Training, indicate which credit you would like to receive
  • - Pay the $35 fee
  • - View the SST course in its entirety
  • - Successfully have an overall score greater than 85%
  • - Complete a brief course evaluation and submit contact information.

Once CE credit has been requested from your SST account, a PDF certificate will be e-mailed to you from the CE provider.

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*5 credits will be available starting September 25, 2018. Before this date CE requests will be processed for 4 credits. If you wish to receive the additional 1 CE credit please wait until September 25th, 2018 to watch the new content and then submit your CE request.

**1 credit will be available for SSTrefresh starting September 25, 2018. Before this date no credits will be awarded for SSTrefresh. If you wish to receive the 1 CE credit please wait until September 25th, 2018 to watch the new content and then submit your CE request.