Continuing Education Credits


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.

Designation Statements:

  • Physician CME: The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Nursing/RRT Contact Hours: This live activity is approved for 8 CE hours provided by Florida Board of Registered Nursing/RRT Provider #50-10881. License types: RN, LPN, CNS, ARNP, CNA, CRT, RRT, RCP Provided through the Florida State Board of Nursing and the CE credits are reciprocal and approved for nurses within all states. Receiving credit for Florida providers is simple, attend the course and our staff will upload your credits directly to the Florida State database. For out of state credit, we provide this letter for you to file with the respective nursing board.
  • NBDHMT: The NBDHMT does not recognize this educational program as meeting their requirements and scope for credit.

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.


The following individuals have disclosed a relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies. 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 and;

  1. The content of the education is related to the products of an ineligible company with whom the person has a financial relationship and;
  2. The financial relationship existed during the past 24 months.
  3. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated

The following 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.

  • Wound Care for the Hyperbaric Provider: May 22
    • Suzie Ehmann, PT, DPT, CWS, CLT-LANA
      • 3M: Consultant/Speakers Bureau
        • Compression Dynamics: Consultant/Unrestricted Educational Grant
        • Milliken: Consultant/Speakers Bureau
        • Jobst/Essity: Consultant/Speakers Bureau
        • L&R: Consultant/Speakers Bureau
        • Urgo: Consultant/Speakers Bureau/Advisory Board
        • Medline: Consultant/Speakers Bureau

Commercial support was received for the following activity:

  • Smith & Nephew:
    • Educational grant: $1,500 
    • In-Kind: four-layer compression wraps
  • Milliken Healthcare Products, LLC
    • Financial support: $2,133
    • In-Kind: CoFlex TLC Compression kits and the wound dressings (TRITEC Silver and AGILE).

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.

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