The ABA strives to meet high standards for continuing education and offer continuing education (CE) credits that meet the needs of to the many facets of our membership.

Contact hours are awarded after verification of an individual’s full attendance and successful completion of an online evaluation form. Please see specific educational activities for details on CE hours and accreditation status.

The American Burn Association is Accredited by the following organizations:

Physicians

The American Burn Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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Nurses

American Burn Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

2021 Annual Meeting

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

The American Burn Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Burn Association plans to awards approximately 60 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for the Virtual Annual Meeting. A more accurate total will be provided at a later date.

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)

The American Burn Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The American Burn Association plans to award approximately 70 nursing contact hours for the Virtual Annual Meeting. A more accurate total will be provided at a later date.

Occupational Therapy

The American Burn Association is an Approved Program Provider for continuing education by the AOTA. The Virtual Meeting will be approved for OT contact hours.

Physical Therapy

The American Burn Association is an approved provider for Physical Therapy Continuing education in the State of IL. This Virtual Annual Meeting will be approved for Illinois Licensed Physical Therapists. You may be able to claim reciprocal PT credit in your state.

Other

The American Burn Association will also be applying for CE approval to the following: Rehabilitation Psychology (Division 22), National Association of Social Work and the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

Advanced Burn Life Support

ABLS LIVE Provider Course

American Burn Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission (ANCC) on Accreditation. The ABA designates this continuing education activity for 7.0 continuing education credit hours.

The American Burn Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (AACME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Burn Association designates this educational activity for 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).

Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABLS NOW Online Course

American Burn Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission (ANCC) on Accreditation. The ABA designates this continuing education activity for 5.0 continuing education credit hours.

The American Burn Association is accredited by  the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Burn Association designates this educational activity for 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

Physicians

The American Burn Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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The American Burn Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 37 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.