Continuing Education Information for ASCA 2019

ASCA 2019 attendees: The deadline to request nursing contact hours, administrator education units (AEUs), Infection Prevention Contact Hours (IPCHs) and other continuing education credits has passed, but you can still download certificates.

Administrator Education Units (AEUs): ASCA 2019’s main program is approved for up to 17.50 units of AEU credit for the Certified Administrator Surgery Center (CASC)™ credential by BASC Provider #3272. Additional credits may be earned by attending a pre-conference workshop (up to 8.00 AEUs for half-day pre-conferences).

Nursing contact hours: ASCA 2019’s main program is approved for up to 17.50 nursing contact hours by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #6949. Additional contact hours may be earned by attending a pre-conference workshop (8.00 contact hours for the CASC Review or up to 8.00 contact hours for the half-day pre-conferences).

Infection Prevention Contact Hours (IPCHs): ASCA 2019’s main program is approved for up to 10.75 IPCHs for the Certified Ambulatory Infection Preventionist (CAIP)™ credential by BASC Provider #3272.



In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Ciné-Med and the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA). Ciné-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the health care team.

Physician Designation

Ciné-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 24 AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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