MD Physicians

  • Accreditation: In support of improving patient care, Audio Digest Foundation 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 healthcare team.
  • Designation: Audio Digest Foundation designates each enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. *Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • The Enduring Material activity, AudioDigest Family Medicine Volume 67, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 01/01/2019. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
     
    The Enduring Material activity, AudioDigest Family Medicine Volume 66, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 01/01/2018. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
     
    Refer to each individual issue within AudioDigest Family Medicine Volumes 67 and 66 (and/or check the AAFP website) for information on approval status and the specific number of Prescribed credits for which each lecture has been approved. Credit may be claimed for one year from the date of each issue.
     
    AAFP members may claim Elective Credit for AudioDigest Family Medicine Volume 66 (specifically, issues with publication dates that are older than 1 year), Volume 65 (all issues), and Volume 64 (only issues with publication dates that are less than 3 years old).
  • The Enduring Material activity, AudioDigest Emergency Medicine Volume 37, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 01/01/2020. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
     
    The Enduring Material activity, AudioDigest Emergency Medicine Volume 36, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 01/01/2019. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
     
    The Enduring Material activity, AudioDigest Emergency Medicine Volume 35, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 01/01/2018. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
     
    Refer to each individual issue within AudioDigest Emergency Medicine Volumes 36 and 35 (and/or check the AAFP website) for information on approval status and the specific number of Prescribed credits for which each lecture has been approved. Credit may be claimed for one year form the date of each issue.
     
    AAFP members may claim Elective Credit for AudioDigest Emergency Medicine Volume 35 (specifically, issues with publication dates that are older than 1 year), Volume 34 (all issues), and Volume 33 (only issues with publication dates that are less than 3 years old).
  • Audio Digest Emergency Medicine is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) for up to 48 ACEP Category I credits. Each issue is approved for 3 years from the publication date.
  • Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) are permitted to claim Mainpro+ Self-Learning Certified credits (up to 50 credits per cycle) for successful completion of activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This applies to all AudioDigest CME/CE activities.
     
    CFPC members are able to receive Mainpro+ Self-Learning Certified credits for all AudioDigest Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine activities that provide AAFP Prescribed credit. This is due to a reciprocal agreement between CFPC and AAFP. AudioDigest EM and FM activities are eligible for AAFP Prescribed credit for up to 1 year from the publication date.
     
    All AudioDigest lecture-activities are eligible for Mainpro+ Non-certified credits. Mainpro+ participants may also earn additional certified credits by completing a Linking Learning exercise.
  • For members of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), the time spent on an AudioDigest program may be included within MOC Section 2: Self-Learning as a Scanning activity (podcasts, audiotapes, videotapes).
 
MOC (Self-Assessment) Info
  • Eligible AudioDigest Anesthesiology activities that comply with the American Board of Anesthesiology® (ABA) MOCA® and MOCA 2.0® requirements for Part 2: Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment (LLS) are registered by Audio Digest through the ACCME’s Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS). Participant completion data (for physicians who have provided Audio Digest with their ABA ID) will be reported to the ABA (via PARS) in a timely manner (within 60 days of participation. Note: MOC points earned in a given year must be received by the ABA by March 31 of the following year for credit to count (eg, all MOC points earned in 2019 must be submitted to ABA no later than March 31, 2020).
     
    Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® and MOCA® are registered certification marks of the American Board of Anesthesiology®. MOCA 2.0® is a trademark of the American Board of Anesthesiology®.
  • AudioDigest Emergency Medicine CME activities with accompanying tests can be used for ABEM MOC self-assessment credit.
  • Relevant AudioDigest Gastroenterology CME activities with accompanying tests can be used for ABCRS MOC Part 2 Self-Assessment.
    AudioDigest Gastroenterology CME activities may be used for ABCRS MOC Part 2 S-A credit only if that content is relevant to the practice of colon and rectal surgery.
  • Relevant AudioDigest General Surgery CME activities with accompanying tests can be used for ABS and/or ABCRS MOC Part 2 Self-Assessment credit.
    AudioDigest General Surgery CME activities may be used for ABS MOC Part 2 S-A credit only if that content is relevant to the practice of general surgery. For ABCRS MOC Part 2 S-A credit, content must be relevant to the practice of colon and rectal surgery.
  • Eligible AudioDigest Internal Medicine programs and lectures, as well as all lectures from AudioDigest Internal Medicine Board Review - Second Edition, are designated for both CME credit and ABIM MOC points. Participant completion data for eligible Internal Medicine activities will be reported to the ABIM (via PARS) within 60 days of participation. However, Audio Digest is unable to report MOC points earned without having the physician’s accurate ABIM ID and DOB (mm/dd) on file. Physicians may enter this information into their online Profile or contact Customer Service for assistance. Physicians who provide their ABIM ID and DOB give their permission for Audio Digest to share their completion data with the ACCME.
  • AudioDigest Ophthalmology programs and lectures, beginning with Volume 58, Issue 09 (pub date: May 7, 2020), are designated for both CME credit and American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO) MOC Self-Assessment credit. The number of MOC credits associated with each activity is equivalent to the number of CME credits for which the activity is designated. MOC credit can be earned via Online Testing only (with the exception of online CD Testing); tests submitted via paper are eligible for CME credit only.
    Participant completion data for eligible AudioDigest Ophthalmology activities will be reported to the ABO (via PARS) within 30 days of participation. However, Audio Digest is unable to report MOC points earned without having the physician's accurate ABO ID and DOB (mm/dd) on file. Physicians may enter this information into their online profile or contact customer service for assistance. Physicians who provide their ABO ID and DOB give their permission for Audio Digest to share their completion data with the ACCME. Audio Digest will submit learner completion information in PARS for the current and immediate-past reporting years for records which were not originally submitted due to technical error, mismatching or missing information, etc.
  • AudioDigest Otolaryngology programs and lectures, beginning with Volume 53, Issue 09 (pub date: May 7, 2020), are designated for both CME credit and American Board of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery (ABOHNS) Continuing Certification Self-Assessment credit. The number of MOC credits associated with each activity is equivalent to the number of CME credits for which the activity is designated. MOC credit can be earned via Online Testing only (with the exception of online CD Testing); tests submitted via paper are eligible for CME credit only.
    Participant completion data for eligible AudioDigest Otolaryngology activities will be reported to the ABOHNS (via PARS) within 30 days of participation. However, Audio Digest is unable to report MOC points earned without having the physician's accurate ABOHNS ID and DOB (mm/dd) on file. Physicians may enter this information into their online profile or contact customer service for assistance. Physicians who provide their ABOHNS ID and DOB give their permission for Audio Digest to share their completion data with the ACCME. Audio Digest will submit learner completion information in PARS for the current and immediate-past reporting years for records which were not originally submitted due to technical error, mismatching or missing information, etc.
  • AudioDigest Pediatrics programs and lectures, beginning with Volume 66, Issue 17 (pub date: May 7, 2020), are designated for both CME credit and American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) MOC points (Lifelong Learning & Self-Assessment credit). The number of MOC points associated with each activity is equivalent to the number of CME credits for which the activity is designated. MOC credit can be earned via Online Testing only (with the exception of online CD Testing); tests submitted via paper are eligible for CME credit only.

    Participant completion data for eligible AudioDigest Pediatrics activities will be reported to the ABP (via PARS) within 30 days of participation. However, Audio Digest is unable to report MOC points earned without having the physician's accurate ABP ID on file. Physicians may enter this information into their online profile or contact customer service for assistance. Physicians who provide their ABP ID give their permission for Audio Digest to share their completion data with the ACCME. Audio Digest will submit learner completion information in PARS for the current and immediate-past reporting years for records which were not originally submitted due to technical error, mismatching or missing information, etc.

 

 

 
 

 

 

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