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The 2019 Annual Convention

Continuing Education Credits (CE's)

The Association Convention submits all sessions for consideration approval from each of the following accrediting organizations. In some instances, some organizations accept only certain classes and do not approve all hours as requested.

Credits have been approved for the following groups:

Accountants:
The Ohio Health Care Association is an approved provider of continuing education credit by the Accountancy Board of Ohio. 20 hours of credit are available. (Approval #: CPE.138).

Activity Professionals:
Application has been submitted to the National Certification Council for Activity Professionals for 20 clock hours of continuing education credit.

Attorneys: 
This course has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 17 total CLE hour(s) of instruction. The following sessions are available for CLE credit: M01, M03, T03, T04, T06, T08, T09, T10, T11, T12, T13, T15, T16, T18, T19, T21, T23, T24, T25, T26, T27, T28, T30, T31, T34, T35, T36, T3, T38, T39, W01, W02, W04, W06, W07, W08, W09, W11, W12, W14, W17, W18, W20, W21, W22, W23, W25, W26, W30, W32, W33, W34, W37, W38, W39, W41, W42, R02, R08, R09, R10, R11, R12, R15, R16, R18, R19, R20, R21. Attorneys must provide their license # when registering to obtain CLE credit.

Certified Executives for Assisted Living (CEAL®):  
This program has been approved for 19 continuing education credit for CEALs. The following sessions are available for credit: M02, M03, T02, T03, T04, T05, T08, T09, T10, T12, T13, T14, T15, T16, T17, T19, T20, T22, T25, T26, T28, T29, T30, T31, T32, T36, T38, T39, T40, T41, W03, W05, W06, W07, W08, W10, W11, W12, W13, W14, W15, W16, W17, W18, W19, W21, W23, W24, W27, W31, W32, W33, W34, W36, W37, W40, W41, W42, R02, R03, R06, R08, R09, R12, R13, R14, R16, R22.

Certified Executives for Home Care & Hospice (CEHCH):
This program has been approved 19 hours for continuing education credit for CEHCHs. The following sessions are available for credit: T02, T03, T04, T05, T08, T09, T12, T14, T15, T16, T17, T19, T22, T26, T28, T29, T30, T31, T32, T36, T38, T39, T40, T41, W01, W03, W05, W11, W12, W13, W14, W15, W16, W18, W19, W24, W33, W35, W36, W41, W42, R01, R02, R03, R06, R08, R09, R12, R13, R14, R16, R22.

Chefs:
This program is approved for 20 continuing education hours toward the initial or re-certification application for ACF certification. Note: These programs are not endorsed, accredited, or affiliated with ACF or the ACF Certification Program.

Dietary Managers:
This program has been submitted to the Certifying Board for Dietary Managers.

Dietitians and DTRs: 

This program (Activity #146620) has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 20 CPEUs and 4 exhibit hours.

Nurses: 
Nurses please note any continuing education that has been approved by BELTSS (or any other accredited body) can be accepted by the Ohio Board of Nursing in the State of Ohio. Nurses may use this continuing education to meet their licensure requirements. Please refer to OBN continuing education rules 4723-14-01 thru 4723-14-19. Nurses may obtain 15.5 hours utilizing this rule.

Occupational Therapist: 
Application has been approved by the Occupational Therapy Section of the Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Athletic Trainers for 20 contact hours (161319).

Ohio Administrators: 
The Ohio Health Care Association is an approved provider of continuing education credit by the Ohio Board of Executives of Long Term Care Services and Supports (BELTSS). Administrators are able to earn a maximum of 20 CEs. All sessions at the event are available for Ohio BELTSS credit for NHAs with Ohio licenses. Should you have a license in another state in addition to Ohio, please refer to the Out of State Administrator information below.

Ohio Social Work:
The Ohio Health Care Association is an approved provider of continuing education credit by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board has approved this event for 13 contact hours for LISW's, LSW's, and SWA's. The following session are available for this credit: M01, T09, T13, T15, T26, T28, T36, T39, W01, W04, W05, W07, W08, W13, W14, W16, W17, W18, W24, W34, W35, W41, W42, R03, R08, R19, R22. (Approval #: MSX05183595)

Out of State Administrators:
This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 20 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval #20200428-38.50-A54038-IN. . The following session are available for this credit: M01, T02, T06, T11, T16, T18, T19, T24, T31, T36, W02, W06, W09, W15, W20, W25, W32, W34, R02, R03, R04, R07, R17, R20. Administrators with licenses in states other than Ohio must provide their NAB CE Registry # when registering to obtain NAB/NCERS credit. BELTSS credit will apply to Ohio administrators see details above.

Physical Therapists: 
Application has been submitted to the Ohio Physical Therapy Association (OPTA).

Speech Therapists: 
SLP: Ohio Board of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology - Meets Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology education standards as stated in ORC 4753-4-01-B-2: Continuing education hours may be earned in the following continuing education experiences. Any activity approved for continuing education hours in related disciplines by any licensure board of the state of Ohio or any other state.