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Introduction to Basic Aesthetic Injectables

Introduction to Basic Aesthetic Injectables

Course opens: 10/27/2017
Course expires: 10/27/2018

Activity Overview
During introduction to Basic Aesthetic Injectables, presented by Pacific Northwest Aesthetics Academy, the medical provider will learn about the basic concepts and treatments using neuro modulators and dermal fillers for the aesthetic patient. The many medications available in the United States will be discussed and video presentations are included to demonstrate common techniques for the administration of neuro modulators and dermal fillers. At the end of the course the student will be instructed on how to obtain certification to legally provide treatment to patients.

Target Audience
The target audience for this activity is registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, MD’s, Naturopathic Physicians, dentists, dental hygienists, CRNA’s, PA’s, and NP’s who have an interest in entering the field of aesthetic medicine.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of the educational activity, participants should be able to:
  • Describe the basic chemical composition of botulinum toxin type A preparations available in the US, and HA dermal fillers.
  • Identify appropriate patients for aesthetic treatments using botulinum toxin type A and dermal filler.
  • Identify risks and complications of injecting botulinum toxin a and HA dermal filler and identify how to effectively/safely treat the patient.

Criteria for Success
Statements of credit will be awarded based on participant watching full video, scoring at least 70% on the post test, completing and submitting an activity evaluation. A statement of credit will be available upon completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form. You must participate in the entire activity to receive credit. If you have questions about this CME/CE activity, please contact AKH Inc. at kwolynski@akhcme.com.

CME/CE Credit provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare - Activity is jointly-provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Pacific Northwest Aesthetics Academy Healthcare

Physicians
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 AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Pacific Northwest Aesthetics Academy. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants
NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nursing
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is awarded 0.75 Contact Hours.

Nurse Practitioners
custom imageThis activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) through the joint providership of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Pacific Northwest Aesthetics Academy. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 030803
This activity is approved for 0.75 contact hour(s) which includes 0.5 hour(s) of pharmacology. Activity ID # 21843

Dentists
custom imageAKH Inc Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2018. Provider ID# 364885


FACULTY
Wendy Pickett, RN
Co-Owner/ Lead Instructor
Pacific Northwest Aesthetics Academy
Manzanita, OR

Ms. Pickett has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Kathy Hodge Kramer, RN, CANS
Co-Owner/ Lead Instructor
Pacific Northwest Aesthetics Academy
Happy Valley, OR

Ms. Kramer has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Michael Mitchell, MD
Co-Owner / Medical Director
Pacific Northwest Aesthetics Academy
Happy Valley, OR

Dr. Mitchell has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

PLANNERS AND REVIEWERS
The following staff, planners and reviewers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose:
  • Dorothy Caputo, MA, BSN, RN - CE Director of Accreditations
  • AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare
  • Pacific Northwest Aesthetics Academy

Commercial Support
There is no commercial support for this activity.

REQUIRED HARDWARE/SOFTWARE
  • A computer with an internet connection
  • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
  • Other additional software may be required such as PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Standard: $300.00