Continuing Education Points
In support of improving patient care, Hamad Medical Corporation will provide continuing education credit hours for delegates attending the Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare.
This forum is accredited in compliance with the standards required by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners (QCHP) as an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1).
QCHP is a non-profit government body that regulates the healthcare practice and medical education in State of Qatar.
By attending the Middle East Forum delegates can achieve up to a maximum of 17 CPD hours.
4 CPD credit hours will be awarded attending the pre-conference Intensive Workshop on Friday 13 May 2016
Potentially 13 CPD credit hours for attending the main conference on 14th & 15th May 2016
7 CPD credit hours for Saturday 14 May 2016
6 CPD credit hours for Sunday 15 May 2016
CPD / CME points will be confirmed within a couple of days after the conference. Your certificate of attendance listing your points will be available online from the conference website.
The credit hours are awarded subject to the number of learning hours delegates attend and only on completion of an evaluation.
Rules and Regulation
Please keep your unique Reg ID with you to access your certificate. You can request a certificate of attendance from midday on Tuesday 17th May 2016. Further information will be sent during the event detailing the process.
CPD / CME credits are allocated based on attendance. Each name badge contains a unique barcode that will be scanned on entry to a session. The data collected will be used to calculate the number of CPD/CME hours each delegate is eligible for.
Delegates are eligible to claim only the CPD/CME credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Middle East Forum.
In order to be eligible for a continuing education certificate, delegates must complete an online evaluation within 30 days of the continuing education activity.
Delegates will be unable to obtain a certificate after 30 September 2016 – please ensure you collect this well before if required for your portfolio.
Continuing education credits will not be awarded for non-educational activities, including (but not limited to) meals, breaks, and receptions.