ED Management (Vol. 28, No. 12) - December 1, 2016

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Release date: December 2016

Valid through: December 2018

Target Audience

This activity is intended for emergency physicians, ED nurses, and other clinicians.


  • EDs Leverage Multiple Techniques to Slash Wait Times, Create Space
  • Improving Care Coordination for Substance Abuse Patients
  • Emergency Physicians Can Play a Role
  • ED Coding Update: To Avoid Audits, Code to the Highest Level of Specificity Documented
  • Accreditation Update: To Curb Workplace Violence, Start Small, Consider Holistic Approaches


  • Apply new information about various approaches to ED management
  • Discuss how developments in the regulatory arena apply to the ED setting
  • Implement managerial procedures suggested by your peers in the publication.

Credit Available


  • Maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.25 ACEP Credits


  • 1.25 ANCC Nursing Contact Hours


This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

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Credit Designation


AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


This activity has been approved for 1.25 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP14749, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

Nurses licensed in California should retain this credit letter for four years.

Faculty Listing


Dorothy Brooks

Editorial Advisory Board Member

Caral Edelberg


Assistant Editor: Jonathan Springston (Jonathan.Springston@AHCMedia.com)

Executive Editor: Shelly Morrow Mark (Shelly.Mark@AHCMedia.com)

Senior Accreditations Officer: Lee Landenberger (Lee.Landenberger@AHCMedia.com)

Financial Disclosure

Financial Disclosure: Physician Editor Robert A. Bitterman, Author Dorothy Brooks, Guest Columnist Caral Edelberg, Assistant Editor Jonathan Springston, Nurse Planner Diana S. Contino, and Executive Editor Shelly Morrow Mark report no consultant, stockholder, speaker’s bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies having ties to this field of study.


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