Here's what you need to renew your New Mexico Physician license
The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the New Mexico 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.
New Mexico Physician: DO (Continuing Education)
One credit of required CME must be earned by reviewing the New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Practice Act and these board rules.
Six CME credits in pain management must be earned and may apply toward the 75 credits required in Subsection A of this section and may be included as part of the required CME credits in pain management in either the triennial cycle in which these credits are completed.
New Mexico Physician: MD (Continuing Education)
One hour of required CME must be earned by reviewing the New Mexico Medical Practice Act and these board rules.
Licensees who hold a federal DEA registration and a New Mexico controlled substance registration are required 5 hours in pain management and the prescribing of controlled substances every renewal.
New Mexico Physician: PA (Continuing Education)
Physician assistant licenses expire on March 1 of the year following expiration of certification by NCCPA or other certifying agency approved by the board.
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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.