In Indiana, Continuing Medical Education (CME) plays a crucial role in the ongoing professional development of healthcare practitioners, particularly physicians. The state's CME requirements mandate physicians to accumulate a specific number of credits within designated timeframes for licensure maintenance. This commitment underscores the importance of staying current with medical advancements and upholding the highest standards of patient care.Indiana's CME medical requirements encompass various educational activities, including conferences, seminars, and online courses. Physicians actively engage in meeting their specific CME obligations, reflecting their dedication to continuous professional development. The state's CME licensure requirements collectively ensure that healthcare practitioners in Indiana remain well-informed, proficient, and contribute to the delivery of high-quality healthcare services across the Hoosier State.


Indiana Physician Continuing Medical Education (CME) Requirements for Licensure Registration

Credit amount: No specific number of required CME credit hours for physician license renewal.
Licensure cycle: Biennial
Equivalent Certificates: AMA PRA, AMA PRA app, AOA, ABMS, GME
Topics: Physicians must complete 2 credit hours of CME in the topic of opioid prescribing and opioid abuse.

Learn about Indiana’s governing bodies for CME

The Indiana Board of Medical Examiners and the Medical Licensure Commission of Indiana are Indiana’s governing bodies for CME and medical license requirements. Their mission is to:

“provide licensure to professionals in the most productive and efficient manner by delivering a high level of customer service to every Hoosier licensee.”

Additional information can be found on their website which includes information pertaining to basic requirements, educational requirements, frequently asked questions, requests for license verification, and more.

All information from Federation of State Medical Boards is subjected to change. It should be verified independently.


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