Neurological Surgery & New Jersey 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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  • New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners

      • At a Glance

        100 total hours every 2 years

      • 6 Cultural Competency CME.
      • 40 AMA Category 1 Credits.

      The New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners requires 100 CME hours every two years, of which 40 must be AMA Category 1 credits and a maximum of 60 can be Category 2 credits. A one-time requirement of six accredited (AMA, AOA, AAFP, COPME) credits for cultural competence is to be completed in addition to the 100 hour requirement for physicians licensed before March 24, 2005. These credits may be included if licensed after this date.

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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.