Continuing Education

Continuing Education

The delivery method for all sessions is group live. Credit certification for individual sessions
may vary dependent upon the terms of compliance and conflict of interest issues and resolution. Continuing education credits issued for participation in the CE activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of his/her state licensing board(s). The Claims and Risk Management/Patient Safety Workshop program content is designed for intermediate and advanced levels. Advance preparation is not necessary. For all inquiries regarding continuing education, including complaints and administrative policy, please contact Jan Ross at 301.947.9000, ext. 1210 or PIAA is an accredited provider of the following CE programs.

Please review this information to be aware of all terms and conditions. There are 10.75 continuing education hours available for participation in this CE activity.

Learning Objectives

Based on the content of this workshop, insurance industry, physician, and other healthcare professional learners will be able to:

  • Use the PIAA as a resource for best business practices in mitigating claims and risk.
  • Assess exposures so as to maintain insurability and reduce losses.
  • Develop practical, effective strategies to improve healthcare delivery and ensure patient safety.
  • Perform a gap analysis to improve business processes and risk management initiatives.
  • Understand best-practice trends in healthcare delivery and MPL-related business services to address challenges and make improvements.
  • Develop relevant, effective ethics and compliance programs to fulfill fiduciary responsibilities.
  • Continuing Medical Education

    PIAA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. PIAA designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


    Continuing Professional Education

    PIAA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: PIAA designates this activity for up to 12.00 CPE credits. For CPE credits through NASBA, the Claims and Risk Management/Patient Safety Workshop has a prerequisite of two years of industry knowledge or comparable training and/or education. The recommended field of study is business management and organization.

    The PIAA Claims and Risk Management/Patient Safety Workshop has been approved to provide Continuing Legal Education credits in the following states: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Florida; Hawaii; Maine; Montana; New Jersey; New York; North Dakota; Washington; West Virginia; and Wisconsin.

    PIAA has applied for Continuing Legal Education credits in various states that have continuing education requirements. As the workshop draws closer, please check the PIAA website for a listing of their associated approvals.

    Please note: PIAA does not submit certificates or credit towards license renewal. It is the responsibility of each participant.