Arkansas CME Requirements

Arkansas State Medical Board

At a Glance

20 total hours every 1 years

10 Category 1 Credits in Primary Area of Practice.
3 hours in prescribing education (One time requirement - within the first 2 years of licensure)

The Arkansas State Medical Board requires 20 hours of CME annually. Of these, 10 must be Category 1 credits and in the physicians primary area of practice. There is a one-time requirement of 3 hours in prescribing education within the first 2 years of licensure. The renewal period ends on the last day of the licensee's birth month.

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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.

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