Continuing Education

We are offering up to 17 Continuing Education (CE) Credits! 

Earn 11 CE Credits for Live Sessions and earn a TOTAL of 17 for Live Sessions AND On-Demand Sessions* in the following categories:
  • CHES/MCHES (Category 1 Continuing Education Contact Hours) from NCHEC, Provider #101864
  • California Nurses CEs from The California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 11933
  • CPH Recertification Credits from National Board of Public Health Examiners’
*If you miss out on some sessions, no worries all sessions will be recorded. After the conference you will be able to watch on-demand recordings to help you get up-to-speed and earn CE credits.

Please note, the amount of credits you receive depends on the sessions you view and the type of credit you are seeking. If you are seeking credits for another accrediting organization, we can send you a Certificate of Attendance and you may submit this certificate to your own credentialing board (dietitians, nursing, pharmacy, etc.) to see if you can obtain transferable CEUs from your board

To Receive Continuing Education

At the conclusion of the conference you will need to complete the Overall Conference Evaluation and CEU Request Form. You must self-attest to the sessions you attended and submit a completed evaluation form in order to receive credits. You will then receive your certificate via email within 2 weeks. Once you have your certificate, see the instructions below from your accreditation provider for what to do next:

California Board of Registered Nursing - Keep the certificate for 4 years, in case you are audit-ed by the California Board of Registered Nurses.

Certified Public Health Professionals - You must self-report your time on the CPH Recertifica-tion and Reporting System portal.

Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES/MCHES) - Credits are reported to NCHEC quar-terly; therefore, credits from this conference will be reported Jan. 15, 2021.

Accreditation

Certified Health Education Specialists - CHES/MCHES Sponsored by (Institute for Healthcare Advancement), a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc, this activity is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced-level continuing education contact hours available are 17. Continuing Competency credits available are 0. Provider ID#: 101864

Certified Public Health - CPH: This activity is approved for up to 17 credits accepted by the National Board of Public Health Examiners' Certified Public Health (CPH) recertification program.

California Nursing: Institute for Healthcare Advancement is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 11933, for up to 17 contact hours.

Overall Objectives

  • Describe the role of health literacy in public health and health care sectors;
  • Identify interventions that can be done to ameliorate the impact of health literacy on health outcomes;
  • Give examples of research methods regarding measurement of health literacy, epidemiologic and health services research in health literacy, and intervention studies;
  • Recognize the role of health literacy in promulgating racial and ethnic health disparities as well as the potential for health literacy oriented interventions to alleviate these disparities. 

All speakers, moderators, and planners have no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this program/presentation.

Questions

If you have any questions regarding continuing education credits, please reach out to Eskarlethe Juarez at ejuarez@iha4health.org.