New Mexico Physician Continuing Medical Education (CME) Requirements for Licensure Registration

Credit amount: 75 hours of CME credits per licensure cycle. MDs completing first-time license renewals are exempt from CME requirements.
CME/Year: 75
Hours/Year: 25
Licensure cycle: 3 years
Equivalent Certificates: AMA PRA, ABMS, GME
Topics: MDs are required to complete 5 hours of pain management CME and review the New Mexico Medical Practice Act for 1 hour of CME credit per licensure cycle.

Learn about New Mexico’s governing bodies for CME

The New Mexico Medical Board is New Mexico’s governing body for MD CME and medical license requirements.

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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