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.

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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 designates this blended activity for a maximum of 94 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

The American Burn Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This activity is accredited for 94 nursing contact hours.

American Occupational Therapy Association

The American Burn Association is an Approved Provider of CE for Professional Development through the AOTA. This Professional Development should be approved for 49.75 contact hours.

The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.

Physical Therapy

The American Burn Association is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation as a Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor for Illinois licensed Physical Therapists. This activity has been approved for 30.5 CEs. [License No 216.000352]

NASW

This activity has been approved for 20 hours of CE from the NASW. (Approval #: 886775310-7863)

Other

The American Burn Association is applying for approval to award CE for Clinical Dietitian Registry (CDR) and Rehabilitation Psychology Division 22.

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.