Urology & North Carolina CME Requirements

  • American Board of Urology

      • At a Glance

      • By the end of year 4

        • 90 Category 1 CME hours
      • By the end of year 6

        • 1 Patient Safety Module
        • 1 Complete Ethics Module
      • By the end of year 7

        • 90 Category 1 CME hours
      • By the end of year 9

        • MOC Exam (years 7-9)

      The American Board of Urology requires 90 CME hours, 30 of which must be CME Category 1 Credits, to be submitted every 3 years (at level 2 and level 4).
      At year 6, physicians are required to complete 1 Patient Safety Module and 1 Complete Ethics Module.

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  • North Carolina Medical Board

      • At a Glance

        60 total hours every 3 years

      • 60 Category 1 Credits in Area of Practice.
      • 3 Controlled Substances.

      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.

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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.