Urology & Texas 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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  • Texas Medical Board

      • At a Glance

        48 total hours every 2 years

      • 2 Medical Ethics and/or Professional Responsibility.
      • 24 AMA, AOA and/or AAFP Category 1 Credits.
      • 24 Informal Hours.

      The Texas Medical Board requires 48 Category 1 credits approved by the AMA, AOA, AAFP, Texas medical Association, or the board. Of these hours, at least 24 must be formal, Category 1 or 1A credits. Furthermore, at least 2 of these formal hours must involve the study of medical ethics/personal responsibility. The remaining 24 can be informal hours; self study, attendance at hospitals, grand rounds.

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 We monitor the boards regularly to stay current, but if any information appears out of date, contact us and let us know.