Radiology & Washington CME Requirements

  • American Board of Radiology

      • At a Glance

      • Continual average of 75 CME credits over the 3 previous years (min 25 self-assessment credits) (years 4+)
      • Continuing average of 1 Participatory Quality Improvement Activity in previous 3 years. (years 4+)
      • By the end of year 10

        • MOC Exam

      The American Board of Radiology requires 75 Category 1 CME hours to be maintained over the 3 previous years.
      Of these hours, a minimum of 25 must be self-assessment (SA-CME) activities.

      Source

  • Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission

      • At a Glance

        200 total hours every 4 years

      • Maximum of 80 Category 2 Credits.
      • Maximum of 80 Category 3 Credits.
      • Maximum of 80 Category 4 Credits.

      The Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission requires 200 Category 1 CME hours every 4 years. Of these, a maximum of 80 hours may be Category 2, a maximum of 80 may be earned for serving as an instructor of medical students (Category 3, and a maximum of 80 may be earned through papers, publications, books, or exhibits (Category 4). The commission will also accept certification or recertification by a specialty board as the equivalent of two hundred hours of continuing medical education.

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  • Washington Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery

      • At a Glance

        150 total hours every 3 years

      • 60 Category 1-A CME

      The Washington State Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery requires 150 CME credits every 3 years, of which a minimum of 60 must be Category 1-A credits.

      Source

Resources

    Radiology Question Bank CME - $599

    Earn up to 60 Category 1 CME credits while preparing for the Radiology Maintenance of Certification Exam. This includes Radiology subspecialties, such as Mammography, as well as an extensive non-interpretive section.

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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.