Vascular Birthmarks FoundationThe Physician E-Learning Center

FAQ

  • What will I learn here?

    All the courses offered by VBF Educate are geared toward strengthening physician understanding and describing the treatment of vascular anomalies and their related syndromes. Because the subject matter is so diverse, we've broken the content down into 16 different modules, each covering one area of expertise.

  • Who will benefit from these courses?

    Physicians, from general practitioners to specialists, can all enhance their practices with more knowledge. Our course covers everything from the basics to the very specific. Anyone who works in a medical office can benefit from the basics, since terminology in this area is so important.

  • Who wrote the course? How do I know they are reputable?

    Our course modules were written by leaders in this field, and include pioneers in the field of vascular anomalies.

  • How much does it cost?

    Our main course, A Foundation in Vascular Anomalies, contains ALL of the material presented here and is being offered for only $99.

  • Do you have scholarships available?

    Yes, we do have scholarships available, please contact us for further details.

  • What is your refund policy?

    If an order is cancelled after you have made payment but before you access the material, VBF Educate will refund your total order amount upon receipt of a written request within 14 days of registering for the activity. Please use the contact form to submit a request for a refund. If you have accessed the course content in any way, you will not be eligible for a refund.

  • How do I pay for a course?

    Simply choose the course you would like to complete and click the blue "Buy Now for $99" button to go to your shopping cart. After that, you will be required to fill in your address and payment method. The name you choose at this time is what will appear on your certificate at the end of the course.

  • Is it secure?

    VBF Educate is an SSL encrypted website. VBF Educate does not see your credit card information, as only our card processor keeps that.

  • How can I earn CME credits?

    Learners earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for every course they complete.

  • Who is the accrediting organization?

    CME credits are provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.

  • How will I receive my credits?

    After you have completed all the modules within the course, including all the post-tests and course evaluations, your credits will be logged with Postgraduate Institute for Medicine. You will also receive a certificate that reflects the number of CME credits awarded (for physicians) OR a certificate of participation (for other healthcare professionals). You will also receive a badge for use on your website or other materials. If you have completed the courses you registered for and have not received these yet, please contact us.

  • How long do I have to finish my classes to receive credit?

    You have one year from the date you purchased a class to complete the post-tests and course evaluations to earn credit. After one year, you will no longer be able to access the class.

  • How do I get a username and password?

    To get a username and password, purchase the course. Upon checkout you will choose your password. Please remember to check your email address and make sure it is correct.

  • What if I forget my password?

    You may request a new password when you login using the Login link at the top right corner of the homepage. You must know your username OR the email address you used to sign up. You will be emailed a link to create a new password.

  • Can I view a VBF Educate class and submit the post-test and course evaluation at a later date?

    Yes. Once you begin viewing the material, you should be automatically returned to the same point if you come back later. The post-test and course evaluations are always available in the left side menu in all the courses.

  • Is there anyway I can talk to an admin or webmaster?

    Please use the contact form. We are very responsive.

  • Who can I contact for any payment related issues?

    Please use the contact form to contact us regarding any payment related issues.

  • Do you have other questions?

    VBF Educate staff are available for any questions/concerns you may have. For all questions/concerns, contact us.