The Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Requirements

CE: 75 Hours of continuing medical education (CME) category 1 credits must be completed every three years as a condition of licensure renewal. The Board accepts (re)certification or current Maintenance of Competency issued by ABMS, RCPSC or AOA in lieu of CME. Newly licensed physicians commence their three year cycle on their birth month following the initial date of licensure. Physicians under Emeritus registration and licensees in full-time residency or fellowship training at a professionally accredited facility are exempt from the continuing medical education requirement.

Each licensed physician assistant must obtain 50 contact hours of Category 1 continuing education every two years or meet standards through current National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants certifications as a condition of licensure renewal.

Licenses must be renewed every three years for Physicians and renewed every two years for Physician Assistants.

For more information visit The Minnesota Board of Medical Practice