Colon & Rectal Surgery & Nebraska CME Requirements

  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

      • At a Glance

      • Annual MOC Fee
      • By the end of year 3

        • 90 Category 1 CME Hours
        • 50 Self Assessment Activity Hours
        • Evaluation of Performance in Practice
      • By the end of year 6

        • Evaluation of Performance in Practice
        • 90 Category 1 CME Hours
        • 50 Self Assessment Activity Hours
      • By the end of year 10

        • 90 Category 1 CME Hours
        • Pass the MOC Exam
        • Submit Online MOC Application
        • Evaluation of Performance in Practice
        • 50 Self Assessment Activity Hours

      The American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery requiers 90 Category 1 CME hours every 3 years. Learners should complete 30 hours of Category 1 CME each year.
      Of these hours, a minimum of 50 must be self-assessment activities (with a score of 75% or higher).
      The MOC exam must be passed by year 10 of the cycle.
      The ABCRS requires ongoing participation in local, regional or national outcomes registry or quality assessment programs.

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  • Nebraska Board of Medicine and Surgery

      • At a Glance

        50 total hours every 2 years

      • 50 AOA or ACCME Category 1 Credits

      The Nebraska Board of Medicine and Surgery requires 50 hours of CME credits every two years, all of which must be Category 1 approved by the AOA or the ACCME. Participation in an approved graduate medical education program will fulfill this requirement.
      Up to 24 hours accumulated beyond the 50 required hours may be carried over to the next renewal cycle.

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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.