The IPBC is pleased to offer continuing education credit to multiple clinical disciplines, including nurses, social workers, chaplains, child life specialists and more. Those who request continuing education credit for attending the conference will be assessed a fee of $25.00 payable at the time of registration. Signing up for continuing education must be completed at registration. Completion of online sign-in and evaluation is required for contact/CE hours.
To receive continuing education (CE) credit, nurses, social workers and chaplains must present for the entire session for which CE credit is claimed.
To receive CMEs, genetic counselor hours and mental health credits, please sign in and complete the evaluations for each session attended.
Sign-in and evaluation instructions - click here to view an instructional video on the sign-in process.
Sign-in and evaluation instructions will be emailed to all attendees and completed online. Attendees registering for continuing education credit are responsible for providing an email address to receive communications and for relaying any issues with email delivery to IPBC staff. A link to download or print continuing education certificates will be provided at the end of the online evaluation. Click here to view a video on the sign-in process. For questions regarding continuing education credit, please contact Gina Jones at Gina.Jones@plida.org.
Nursing contact hours
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, Inc., is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation and in California, is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider #12245.
Social work continuing education hours
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, Inc., provider #1089, is approved as a provider for continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards, ASWB Approval period: Nov. 14, 2015 – Nov. 14, 2018. Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, Inc., maintains responsibility for the program. Licensed social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.
Resolve Through Sharing is a provider for the National Association for Catholic Chaplains. Please visit www.plida.org, for continuing education updates.
Planners claim no conflict of interest. Speaker conflict of interest, if any, will be provided to participants prior to the start of the conference. Off-label use of any products will not be discussed. For questions regarding continuing education credit for IPBC, please contact Marie Walter at firstname.lastname@example.org. Other disciplines will receive a certificate of attendance.
Conference organizers are applying for continuing education credit for other disciplines, in addition to nurses, social workers, and chaplains. Please watch this section of the conference brochure for updates.
To receive contact or clock hours, nurses, social workers, and chaplains must be present for the entire session for which they claim continuing education credit. A completed evaluation is required for contact or clock hours. The evaluation and the original of the continuing education certificate will be turned in to conference organizers when the participant leaves. Participants keep a copy of the certificate as evidence of which sessions they attended and the number of continuing education credits awarded for each.
This event has been submitted to the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) for approval of Category 1 CEUs. The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) accepts CEUs approved by NSGC for purposes of recertification. Approval for the requested CEUs and Contact Hours is currently pending. Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.