Review basic safety precautions for acupuncture points located over internal organs, major blood vessels and other sensitive regions. Learn laws and rules related to medical waste disposal and medical records. Basic contraindications for moxibustion, cupping and acupuncture treatments during pregnancy are also presented. Also, review how to prevent fainting and learn general patient safety guidelines. Download the course, complete the online quiz and receive immediate acupuncture license credit.
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Purchase the course and it will be downloaded to your computer in PDF format. PDFs work on Apple Mac, Windows PC, iPad, iPhone, Android and other platforms. After reviewing the course, take the online quiz and a certificate of completion will be automatically generated for INSTANT credit. You may re-take the quiz as often as is needed and there is no time limit.
Continuing Education Credits
Fulfills the special NCCAOM Safety PDA category requirement, Provider #602.
4 Safety NCCAOM Acupuncturist Diplomate PDAs (safety category)
4 California Acupuncture Board CEUs (category 1)
4 Texas CAEs (3 general, 1 biomedicine)
4 Florida Board of Acupuncture CEs (2 laws & rules, 2 medical errors)
4 CTCMA British Columbia acupuncture CEs
4 Illinois CEUs
4 BCNA & CNPBC (British Columbia Naturopathic Assoc.) credits
4 CAAA Alberta CEUs
4 CTCMPAO (Ontario, Canada) continuing education credits
4 OAQ CEUs (Board of Acupuncturists of Quebec)
4 NZASA acupuncture CPDs (New Zealand Acupuncture Standards Authority)
4 Acupuncture NZ (NZRA) New Zealand CEUs
4 NS-CMAAC Nova Scotia acupuncture CEUs
4 CMBA CPDs/CEUs (Chinese Medicine Board of Australia)
4 IVAS CEs (International Veterinary Acupuncture Society)
4 California Board of Registered Nursing contact hours
(Massachusetts: applicable towards the acupuncture & herbs requirements)
This course has Helpful reminders
its ok. good info.
Nice concise review of safety precautions.
a good refresher
Covers all the required areas for safety. Very good review for practitioners at all levels of practice.
I've been in practice for over 20 years and this class was a nice reminder of law and needling depths.
good pics and explanations of anatomical structure at the acupuncture points
Very Good. Informative
Awesome Course. Highly Recommend for State and Board Requirements!
A very well written and necessary refresher for any Licensed-Registered Acupuncturist, no matter how many years he/she has in the field ! Well done !!
Good, general review
Info every acupuncturist SHOULD know!!!
Very informative and good review of safety issues
Great review on safety in regards to points and needling
Great review of what we know!
Very clear and concise
it is useful.
Very clear understanding, Highly recommend.
Excelent way to achive PDA's. I live and practice in Brazil.
Good review of material that should for the most part have been covered during schooling/training, but you can never be too safe.
easy, informative, no fuss and its quick!
Reminders to keep acupuncturists in integrity & our patients safe.
Very good and useful for refreshing important acupuncture safety issues and requirements.
Fast and easy. Very helpful.