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CME Requirements At-A-Glance
Renewal Cycle:  
     Biennial - Renew license by June 30 of the year renewal is set to occur

State-Mandated CME Requirements:

State-Mandated CME Content Detail
As a condition of renewal, physicians must complete 100 hours of continuing medical education within the preceding two years.

All prescribers who possess a DEA license shall complete three contact hours of board-approved online CME in the area of Pain Management and Addiction Disorder.

In addition to the approved CME listed on the NH Medical Society’s website, New Hampshire licensees may undertake continuing medical education (CME) courses to satisfy the opioid prescribing competency requirement that meet the following criteria:
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit or ACCME Accreditation; and
  • The course abstract and learning objectives reference opioid prescribing for the management or treatment of pain, or for the treatment of opioid use disorders.
Should the CME certificate or submitted course information not appear to satisfy the two criteria, further information including the course abstract and learning objectives may be requested during the biennial audit.
Accepted CME
Accepted CME
State Statutes and Codes
New Hampshire Statutes - Physicians and Surgeons
State Medical Board
New Hampshire Board of Medicine - Contact Information
Updated May 2022
State requirements are subject to change. Please contact or your state medical board if you have any questions or concerns about the content of this website.