Thank you for your interest in receiving information regarding offering a continuing nursing education program (CE). The University of Mississippi School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Compliance with ANCC guidelines for Sponsors of Continuing Nursing Education and the Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Nursing Education is not optional, but required. Compliance for ADA CERP dental credit, ACPE for pharmacy credit, and ACCME for medical credit is adhered to as applicable.
The School of Nursing director of continuing nursing education must be involved in program-related activities from program inception to program end. The Mississippi Nurses Foundation looks to our CE office to document the means by which compliance with each criteria for accreditation is met. Your planning committee must comprise of a member of each health care discipline within your target audience. Contact P. Renee Williams, RN, PhD, ICCE, Director of Continuing Nursing Education, to discuss your activity prior to completing these forms. By completing and signing this planning form you are stating your willingness to abide by UMMC School of Nursing and the Division of Continuing Health Professional Education policies and procedures as well as the criteria for applicable credit for your activity.