UHMS Chapter Townhall Meeting hosted by the Gulf Coast Chapter on Safety
March 4, 2023
The Gulf Coast Chapter of the UHMS continuing education mission is to promote educational activities for physicians and allied health professionals in the local and regional areas based on a needs assessment of the members and on the UHMS Panel of Expert Opinion. These activities will improve the scientific and practical knowledge in the areas of hyperbaric oxygen treatment and diving medicine
Estimated time to complete this activity: 4.5 hours
Termination Date: May 11, 2026, or sooner if material becomes out of date after annual reviews.
- Non-Member: $101.25
- Regular UHMS Member: $78.75
- Associate UHMS Member: $56.25
- Material Selection for Hyperbaric Use: Rob Sheffield, CHT
- Different communication systems for multi-place & monoplace hyperbaric chambers: Greg Brown, CHT
- MEDFAQ's Panel: How Safety, Medicine and Reimbursement Crossover: John Feldmeier, DO / Helen Gelly, MD / Andrew Melnyczenko, CHT
- Regulatory design & standards for hyperbaric chambers (mono & multi): Francois Burman / Richard Barry
- Hyperbaric Safety Pro Bowl Panel: Physician Team: AJ Applewhite, MD; Brad Landrum, MD; Donato Borrillo, MD; Nurse Team: Julio Garcia, RN; Dana Wynn, RN; Laura Josefsen, RN; Tech Team: Philip Schell, CHT; Kaye Moseley, RRT; Greg Brown, CHT
- Physician CME: The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- Nursing CEU: Approved license types: Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner; Clinical Nurse Specialist; Licensed Practical Nurse; Registered Nurse; Certified Nursing Assistant; Respiratory Care Practitioner Critical Care; Respiratory Care Practitioner Non-Critical Care; Registered Respiratory Therapist; Certified Respiratory Therapist. This enduring material is approved for 4.50 contact hours by the Florida Board of Registered Nursing Provider #50-10881.
- NBDHMT: This enduring material is approved for 4.50 Category A credit hours by National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology, P.O. Box 758, Pelion, South Carolina 29123..
- NBDHMT Accreditation Statement: For CHT recertification purposes, the NBDHMT requires a minimum of nine of the minimum 12 required Category A credits relate directly to any combination of hyperbaric operations, related technical aspects and chamber safety.
Accreditation Statement: The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Disclaimer: The information provided at this CME activity is for Continuing Medical Education purposes only. The lecture content, statements or opinions expressed however, do not necessarily represent those of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society.
Full Disclosure Statement: All faculty members and planners participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society are expected to disclose to the participants any relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies. Full disclosure of faculty and planner relevant financial relationships will be made at the activity.
Disclosures: All individuals in control of content for this educational activity with their relevant financial relationship disclosed are listed below (if applicable). An individual who refuses to disclose relevant financial relationships will be disqualified from being in control of educational content at any time, and cannot have control of, or responsibility for, the development, management, presentation, or evaluation of the CME activity.
Financial relationships are relevant if the following three conditions are met for the individual who will control content of the education:
- A financial relationship, in any amount, exists between the person in control of content and an ineligible company.
- The content of the education is related to the products of an ineligible company with whom the person has a financial relationship.
- The financial relationship existed during the past 24 months
“None of the individuals in control of content (planners/faculty/reviewers/authors) for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.”
There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to mitigate for this educational activity.
No commercial support was received for this activity.