5 Mandatory Hours
35 Elective Hours
40 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Mississippi Physician license.

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure. 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.

Mississippi Physician: DO

Total Hours Required: 40
Mandatory Hours: 5
Elective Hours: 35
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 06/30/2023
Next Education Due Date: 06/30/2023

Online Info

Mandatory Subjects:
For every Mississippi licensee with an active DEA certificate, five hours must be related to the prescribing of medications with an emphasis on controlled substances

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure
Phone: 6019873079
Fax:
Address: 1867 Crane Ridge Drive Suite 200-B Jackson, 39216

Mississippi Physician: MD

Total Hours Required: 40
Mandatory Hours: 5
Elective Hours: 35
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 06/30/2023
Next Education Due Date: 06/30/2023

Online Info

Mandatory Subjects:
For every Mississippi licensee with an active DEA certificate, five hours must be related to the prescribing of medications with an emphasis on controlled substances

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure
Phone: 6019873079
Fax:
Address: 1867 Crane Ridge Drive Suite 200-B Jackson, 39216

Mississippi Physician: PA

Total Hours Required: 50
Mandatory Hours: 20
Elective Hours: 30
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1
License Expiration Date: 06/30/2022
Next Education Due Date: 06/30/2022

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Mandatory Subjects:As part of the 20 hours referenced above, Physician Assistants authorized to prescribe controlled substances must complete at least 10 hours of CME each year related to the prescribing of controlled substances.
 
New Physician Assistant licensees must obtain at least 10 hours of Category 1 AMA, AOA, or AAPA CME in the area of Prescribing Controlled Substances, to be produced along with their Controlled Substance Prescriptive Authority application. MAPA offers coursework which satisfies this requirement. Additionally, any CME that meets the aforementioned requirements will count as well.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure
Phone: 6019873079
Fax:
Address: 1867 Crane Ridge Drive Suite 200-B Jackson, 39216

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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.