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Here's what you need to renew your Colorado Physician license

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

Colorado Physician: DO (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 2
Mandatory Hours: 2
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 04/30/2024
Next Education Due Date: 04/30/2024

Online Info

Mandatory Subjects:
Effective March 30, 2020, all physicians and physician assistants are required 2 hours of training to demonstrate competency in preventing substance abuse and/or to demonstrate competency in treating patients with substance use disorders, every renewal. Training must cover or be related to the following topics: the best practices for opioid prescribing, according to the most recent version of the Division's Guidelines for the Safe Prescribing and Dispensing of Opioids; the recognition of substance use disorders; the referral of patients with substance use disorders for treatment; and the use of the electronic prescription drug monitoring program created in C.R.S. 12-280-4.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Colorado Medical Board
Phone: 3038947800
Fax:
Address: 1560 Broadway, Suite 1350 Denver, 80202

Colorado Physician: MD (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 2
Mandatory Hours: 2
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 04/30/2024
Next Education Due Date: 04/30/2024

Online Info

Mandatory Subjects:
Effective March 30, 2020, all physicians and physician assistants are required 2 hours of training to demonstrate competency in preventing substance abuse and/or to demonstrate competency in treating patients with substance use disorders, every renewal. Training must cover or be related to the following topics: the best practices for opioid prescribing, according to the most recent version of the Division's Guidelines for the Safe Prescribing and Dispensing of Opioids; the recognition of substance use disorders; the referral of patients with substance use disorders for treatment; and the use of the electronic prescription drug monitoring program created in C.R.S. 12-280-4.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Colorado Medical Board
Phone: 3038947800
Fax:
Address: 1560 Broadway, Suite 1350 Denver, 80202

Colorado Physician: PA (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 2
Mandatory Hours: 2
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 12/31/2022
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2022

Online Info

Mandatory Subjects:
Effective March 30, 2020, all physicians and physician assistants are required 2 hours of training to demonstrate competency in preventing substance abuse and/or to demonstrate competency in treating patients with substance use disorders, every renewal. Training must cover or be related to the following topics:
 
 -the best practices for opioid prescribing, according to the most recent version of the Division's Guidelines for the Safe Prescribing and Dispensing of Opioids;
 -the recognition of substance use disorders;
 -the referral of patients with substance use disorders for treatment; and the use of the electronic prescription drug monitoring program created in C.R.S. 12-280-4.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Colorado Medical Board
Phone: 3038947800
Fax:
Address: 1560 Broadway, Suite 1350 Denver, 80202

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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.