Continuing Education

Target Audience

The target audience includes Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Registered Dietitians, Diabetes Educators, Certified Medical Assistants, Care Coordinators, Case Managers, Exercise Physiologists, Pharmacists, Social Workers, Respiratory Care Practitioners, Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and other healthcare professionals who work in medical settings that support patients with chronic conditions. Appropriate settings may include primary care and specialty care clinics, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs, case management services, “Chronic Illness Management” departments, Heart Failure programs, Diabetes Education programs, Home Health/Visiting Nurse Service agencies, Pharmacies, Registered Dietitian consultants, medical fitness professionals, and health coach consultants.

Continuing Education Credit

Iowa Licensed Nurses
The Iowa Chronic Care Consortium is working in cooperation with the University of Iowa College of Nursing, Iowa Board of Nursing Approved Provider #1, to provide continuing education credits for nurses.  For this training, the Iowa Chronic Care Consortium has applied to be approved for 41.5 contact hours (4.15 CEU’s). 

Registered Dietitians
This program has been approved for 36 hours of continuing education by the Iowa Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, on behalf of the commission on Dietetic Registration, the credentialing body of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

AMA PRA Category I Credits™

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association (IPMA) and Iowa Chronic Care Consortium. IPMA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 43.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other healthcare professionals may request a certificate of participation from IPMA certifying successful participation in the program which has been designated for 43.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

 Please click here  to read through the learning objectives of the Clinical Health Coach®Training Program.

Successful Completion
All participants will receive either a certificate of completion, or a certificate indicating the number of continuing education credits awarded. CEU’s are provided based on participants completing sign-in sheets fot the onsite as well as distance learning components of the program.

Commercial Support: There is no sponsorship or commercial support for this activity.