Here's what you need to renew your Pennsylvania Physician license.
A minimum of 12 patient safety/risk management credits (Category 1 or Category 2);
A minimum of 2 hours of board-approved education in child abuse recognition and reporting requirements (Category 1 or Category 2);
A minimum of 2 hours of continuing education in pain management, the identification of addiction, or the practices of prescribing or dispensing of opioids (Category 1 or Category 2).
All persons applying for issuance of an initial license are required to complete, as a condition of licensure, 3 hours of training approved by the Department of Human Services (DHS) on the topic of child abuse recognition and reporting.
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.