The Louisiana Board of Medical Examiners Requirements

CE: 20 Contact Hours of Category 1 CME must be obtained annually. Regardless of birth month hours must be obtained from January- December in the year prior to renewal.

Physicians must complete three hours of CME approved by the board on CDS prescribing practices (the CME requirement). Such CME shall include instruction relating to drug diversion training, best practices regarding prescribing of CDS, appropriate treatment for addiction and, for physicians, the treatment of chronic pain.

Licenses must be renewed annually.

For more information visit The Louisiana Board of Medical Examiners