Neurological Surgery & Nevada CME Requirements

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery

      • At a Glance

      • Evaluation of Performance in Practice Activity Required Annually
      • By the end of year 10

        • 90 Additional Category 1 Credits
        • Neurological Surgery Safety Course
        • One Self Assessment Course (Choose from a number of options)
        • 60 Neurological Surgery Category 1 Credits

      The American Board of Neurological Surgery requires 150 CME hours every 3 years.

      Of these hours, a minimum of 60 must be AMA PRA Category 1 Credits in activities related to the subject of Neurological Surgery. The remaining hours may be earned through Neurosurgery related activities or additional AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

      Learners must complete a self assessment module each cycle as well as a patient safety course each cycle.

      Learners must also complete Evidence of Evaluation of Performance in Practice each year.

      The cognitive examination must be completed once every ten year cycle.

      Source

  • Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners

      • At a Glance

        40 total hours every 2 years

      • 40 AMA Category 1 Credits
      • 20 Physician's Primary Area of Practice
      • 2 Medical Ethics, Pain Management, or Addiction Care.

      The Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners requires 40 hours of AMA Category 1 credits.
      Of these hours, 20 must be in physician's area of practice, and 2 in either Medical Ethics, Pain Management, or Addiction Care.

      Source

  • Nevada State Board of Osteopathic Medicine

      • At a Glance

        35 total hours every 1 year

      The Nevada State Board of Osteopathic Medicine annually requires 35 CME hours.

      Source

Resources

    Pain Medicine Question Bank CME - $599

    Prepare for the ABA and ABPM Pain Medicine Exams while completing 45 Pain Medicine specific Category 1 CME credits.

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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.