How to Earn MOC Credits Through Participation in the ENVISION – DED Program

 

SECTION 1 - GROUP LEARNING

Section 1 activities include conferences, courses, rounds, journal clubs and small-group learning, either face-to-face or web-based.


  • WEBINAR: Attend one of the four webinar sessions from the comfort of your home or office, or as part of one the organized live group sessions.

 The webinar New Perspectives in DED is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Ophthalmological Society. You may claim a maximum of 1.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to MAA PRA Category 1 Credits™. More information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit.

This webinar was co-developed by the Canadian Ophthalmological Society and Shire Pharma Canada ULC and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.


  • LOCAL SESSIONS: Attend one of the live group events delivered in your province.

The ENVISION Program: Treating Dry Eye Disease: New Solutions for the Present is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Ophthalmological Society. You may claim a maximum of 1.5 hours (credits are automatically calculated).


These sessions are co-developed by the Canadian Ophthalmological Society and Shire Pharma Canada ULC and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.

 

View the schedule for further information on events happening near you and upcoming webinars.

 

SECTION 3 - SELF-ASSESSMENT

Section 3 activities provide data and feedback to physicians or health teams that facilitate the identification of needs in areas of knowledge, skills, competencies and performance. Physicians taking part in Section 3 activities may claim three credits per hour.

 

  • SELF-ASSESSMENT: Complete a self-assessment around dry eye treatment in your practice, using the ENVISION brochure provided.

In line with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Section 3 requirements, you have the opportunity to evaluate your practice and identify areas where your performance may meet these best practices or, alternatively, where improvement may be needed to optimize outcomes for your patients.

 

For any questions regarding the accredited CPD activities, please contact the COS at 1-800-267-5763 or by emailing education@cos-sco.ca