Educational Credit


This program is jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and the Society of Refugee Healthcare Providers.

Target Audience

This activity is intended for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Psychologists, and Social Workers engaged in the care of refugee patients with various disease states.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  1. Identify unique aspects of the provision of healthcare to refugees
  2. Describe disease processes prevalent in various refugee populations
  3. Utilize tools and strategies for implementing culturally competent medical care to refugees
  4. Employ strategies for improved provision for language access for refugees

Joint Accreditation Statement


In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and the Society of Refugee Healthcare Providers. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Pharmacy Education

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 14 contact hour(s) (0.17 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

Universal Activity Number – JA4008162-9999-20-946-L01-P

Type of Activity: Knowledge

Pharmacists have up to 30 days to complete the evaluation and claim credit for participation so that information can be submitted to CPE Monitor as required.

Continuing Nursing Education

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 14 contact hours. (If applicable for APRNs, if credit amount is unknown) Pharmacotherapy contact hours for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses will be designated on your certificate.

Continuing Psychology Education

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibly for the content of the programs.

This program offers 14.0 continuing education credits for psychologists.

Social Worker Education


As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 14.0 clinical continuing education credits.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.


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