Neurological Surgery & Utah CME Requirements
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
At a Glance
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.
- 34 Category 1 Credits.
- 4 Substance Prescribing (Controlled Substance Licensees Only).
At a Glance
40 total hours every 2 years
The Utah Department of Commerce Division of Occupational and Professional Licensure (DOPL) requires 40 CME hours every 2 years, of which a minimum of 34 must Category 1 credits, and a maximum of 6 may come from DOPL. For those with a controlled substance license, 4 CME hours are required, of which 3.5 must be on the topic of substance prescribing and .5 must come from the online DOPL tutorial.
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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.