New Mexico Pharmacists Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

Meet your New Mexico pharmacy CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

6 Mandatory Hours
24 Elective Hours
30 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your New Mexico Pharmacy license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the New Mexico Board of Pharmacy. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Pharmacy licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

New Mexico Pharmacy: Pharmacist (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 6
Elective Hours: 24
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2

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30 total hours required:
2 hours must be the required law
        If live or work in NM, must be live as provided by NMBOP
        If out of state, must be ACPE approved
2 patient safety hours
2 hours in the safe use of opioids
      These 2 hours in safe use of opioids may also be used for patient safety if indicated by the ACPE number.
10 of the 30 hours must be live hours


Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Yourpharmacy hours will be reported to CPE Monitor within ten business days aftercourse completion.

Rosters are sent to NABP within 10 business days. We are unable to report your hours after 60 days.
Roster Sent: Every 10 days

Governing Agency

Name: New Mexico Board of Pharmacy
Phone: 5052229830
Fax: 5052229845
Address: 5500 San Antonio Dr., NE Suite C Albuquerque, 87109

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.