State acceptance in Mississippi
Physicians: We are accepted by the MS Board of Medicine because we are accredited by AMA
Part 2610 Chapter 2: CME Requirements Rule 2.1 Basic Requirement. Every Mississippi licensee must earn or receive not less than forty (40) hours of Category 1 continuing medical education in a two-year cycle as a condition precedent to renewing his or her license for the next fiscal year. A. Category 1 continuing medical education shall mean those programs of continuing medical education designated as Category 1 which are sponsored or conducted by those organizations approved by the Mississippi State Medical Association, American Medical Association or by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor or conduct Category 1 continuing medical education programs.
Pharmacists: We are accepted by the MS Board of Pharmacy because we are ACPE accredited
Article IV ARTICLE IV LICENSE RENEWAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
- To renew his/her license, a pharmacist shall: B. On the application, indicate and certify the number of continuing education hours earned for Licensure: i. One (1) continuing education units (10 hours) is required for each licensure period.
- For purposes of these regulations, one (1) continuing education unit shall consist of ten (10) clock hours of study or other activity and shall include either of the following: A. Programs, which have been approved by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (A.C.P.E.);
CPR and FIRST AID training that is provided by a CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR and results in the certification of the attendee. Caregivers must take adult, infant, and pediatric First Aid and CPR. Online training for these courses will not be accepted – must be face-to-face
If you prefer sit-down, in-person training for ACLS, we have you covered.
Baptist Memorial Hospital North Mississippi / 52301 South Lamar Blvd. Oxford, MS 38655
Natchez Regional Hospital / 554 Sgt Prentiss Dr Natchez, MS 39120-4726
AAA Ambulance Service, Inc. / 51000 Broadway Dr. Attn: Lynn Henley Hattiesburg, MS 39401-7155
Rush Foundation Hospital / 51314 19th Ave Meridian, MS 39301-4116
Biloxi Mississippi — Biloxi / 5925 Tommy Munro Dr, Suite F-1 Biloxi, MS 39532
To schedule a session, please see our in-person scheduling page.