This activity is intended for cardiologists, who are clinicians responsible for managing patients with cardiovascular disease and chronic kidney disease.
At the conclusion of this education, participants should be able to:
Discuss the etiology of anemia in chronic kidney disease
Summarize how anemia affects functioning, quality of life, and health outcomes, for patients with cardiovascular disease and chronic kidney disease
Assess the benefits and limitations of available modalities for treating anemia in chronic kidney disease
Describe the mechanism of action of and efficacy and safety data for agents in late-stage development for the management of anemia of chronic kidney disease
USF Health adheres to the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education. All individuals in a position to influence content have disclosed to USF Health any financial relationship with an ineligible organization. USF Health has reviewed and mitigated all relevant financial relationships related to the content of the activity. The relevant financial relationships are listed below. All individuals not listed have no relevant financial relationships.
The faculty, authors, and content developers reported the following relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies:
Erin D. Michos, MD- Advisory Board or Panel: AstraZeneca, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Esperion, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Pfizer
Matthew Weir, MD- Advisory Board or Panel: Boehringer Ingelheim, Novo Nordisk, Bayer, Merck, AstraZeneca, GSK, Janssen, Vifor, and Akebia.
PLANNERS AND MANAGERS
The planners and mangers reported the following relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies:
Terry A. Glauser, MD, MPH: No relevant financial relationships to disclose
USF Health OCPD Staff: No relevant financial relationships to disclose
NURSE PLANNER AND CONTENT REVIEWER
The Nurse Planner and content reviewer report the following relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies:
Alicia Ann Canalejo, MSN, ARNP-C: No relevant financial relationships to disclose
There is no fee for this activity. To receive credit, participants must register, view the live CME/MOC activity in its entirety, and then complete the post-test, with a score of 70% or better, and evaluation. The estimated time for completion of this activity is one hour. To receive a certificate, participants must demonstrate mastery of the presented material via the post-test. Participants are allowed to take the post-test multiple times.
If you have questions regarding credit please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The contents of some CME/CE activities may contain discussions of non-approved or off-label uses of some agents mentioned. Please consult the prescribing information for full disclosure of approved uses.
The information provided by this CE activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical/clinical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.
USF Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Equal Access Institution.
USF Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the American Nurses Credentialing Center and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education to provide continuing education to healthcare professionals. As an accredited provider, USF Health is required to disclose personal information to relevant accredited bodies that certify CE to process credits/contact hours, comply with reporting requirements, and for internal recordkeeping and regulatory purposes. USF Health does not share or sell any individual’s contact information or unique identifiers to any commercial supporter, advertiser, or third party without the specific permission of the individual.
Unapproved products or unapproved uses of approved products may be discussed by the faculty; these situations may reflect the approval status in one or more jurisdictions. The presenting faculty have been advised by Rockpointe and USF Health to ensure that they disclose any such references made to unlabelled or unapproved use. No endorsement by Rockpointe or USF Health of any unapproved products or unapproved uses is either made or implied by mention of these products or uses in Rockpointe or USF Health activities. Rockpointe and USF Health accept no responsibility for errors or omissions.
PHYSICIAN ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of USF Health and Rockpointe. USF Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
PHYSICIAN DESIGNATION CREDIT STATEMENT
USF Health designates this live activity activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ABIM MOC DESIGNATION STATEMENT
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1 Medical Knowledge MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is USF Health’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
To receive CME credit and/or MOC points, you MUST pass the post-test and complete the evaluation. For ABIM MOC points, your information will be shared with the ABIM through USF Health’s ACCME Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS). Please allow 6-8 weeks for your MOC points to appear on your ABIM records.
Participants will earn MOC Points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. USF Health will submit within 60 days the Participant’s MOC Points. No MOC certificates will be provided. Participants with questions regarding their Points, should contact USF Health at email@example.com
MIPS CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
Completion of this accredited CME activity meets the expectations of an Accredited Safety or Quality Improvement Program (IA_PSPA_28) for the Merit-based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS).
ABMS MOC APPROVAL STATEMENT
Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory, Anemia in Patients with CVD and CKD: Current Management and Potential Role of HIF-PHIs has met the requirements as a Lifelong Learning CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) for the following ABMS Member Boards:
ABMS Lifelong Learning CME Activity