Continuing education


The NE KY AHEC Continuing Education Division provides quality, pertinent continuing education activities to health care providers throughout the service region. We are accredited providers of Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Pharmacy Education, with access to accreditation for numerous other health care-related professions.

To view upcoming CE activities, view the Northeast AHEC's event calendar.


CME

The Northeast Kentucky Area Health Education Center is accredited by the Kentucky Medical Association (KMA) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians in the form of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. CME is available to physicians, physician assistants, advanced registered nurse practitioners, and other health care professionals.


ACPE

The Northeast Kentucky Area Health Education Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. We provide educational opportunities to both pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. Provider # 0193.


Kentucky HIV/AIDS

The Northeast KY AHEC is recognized by the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services as a provider of the state-mandated HIV/AIDS education for the program entitled “HIV/AIDS Professional Education in Kentucky … Making It Count.” The course, #0415-1911-M, is suitable for any of the professional groups impacted by KRS 214.610/615/620.


Other Accrediting Bodies

The Northeast KY AHEC has developed working relationships with various universities and other institutions to assist in facilitating credit for other licensing bodies, including: Kentucky Board of Nursing, Kentucky Board of Social Work, Kentucky Board of Physical Therapists, Kentucky Board of Respiratory Care, and more.

For more information on any of our CE activities or accreditations, contact KaSandra Hensley via email or phone at 606.783.6830.