Nuclear Cardiology & North Carolina CME Requirements
- Board certification in Cardiology, Nuclear Medicine, or Radiology.
- 30 CME hours in the 3 years preceding application (15 of which must be nuclear cardiology specific)
At a Glance
The Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology requires 30 CME hours in the 3 years preceding the application for recertification. Of these hours, a miminum of 15 must be on the subject of Nuclear Cardiology.
- 60 Category 1 Credits in Area of Practice.
- 3 Controlled Substances.
At a Glance
60 total hours every 3 years
The North Carolina Medical Board requires 60 Category 1 CME credits in topics relevant to their area of practice. Those holding a residency training license are exempt from this requirement. Physicians are not required to report any Category 2 CME. As of July 1, 2017, every physician who prescribes controlled substances (except those holding a residency training license), shall complete at least three hours of Controlled Substances CME in addition to the 60 Category 1 CME credits.
Nuclear Cardiology CME - $599
Earn up to 15 Nuclear Cardiology Specific CME hours. This activity meets the required hours for certification.
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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.