Neurological Surgery & Rhode Island CME Requirements

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery

      • At a Glance

      • By the end of year 1

        • Chief of Staff Questionnaire Required Annually
        • 1 Patient Safety Module
        • Self Assessment Leaning Tool each year
        • 20 Category 1 CME Hours
      • By the end of year 10

        • 200 Category 1 CME Hours

      The American Board of Neurological Surgery requires 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ hours every year.

      Learners must complete a self-assessment learning tool each year, a Patient Safety Module, as well as a Chief of Staff questionnaire.

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  • Rhode Island Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline

      • At a Glance

        40 total hours every 2 years

      • 4 Public Health Needs CME.
      • 40 AMA Category 1 CME or AOA Category 1-A CME.

      The Rhode Island Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline requires 40 AMA PRA Category 1 or AOA Category 1-A. At least 4 hours of continuing medical education shall be earned on topics of current concern as determined by the director of the Rhode Island Department of Health. Current topics include: Ethics, Risk Management, Opioid pain management / chronic pain management, End of life / palliative care, Antimicrobial Stewardship.

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Continuing Education requirements change often. We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.