State acceptance in West Virginia
Physicians: We are accepted by the WV Board of Medicine because we are accredited by AMA (category 1)
CME REQUIREMENTS: A. Continuing medical education designated as Category I by the American Medical Association or the American Academy of Family Physicians,
Nurses: We are accepted by the WV Board of Nursing
Pursuant to the West Virginia Legislative Code of Rule WV 19 CSR 11: · registered nurses are required to complete 12 hours of continuing education during each renewal period inclusive of required continuing education per SB437 and Chapter 30-1-7a annually for best prescribing and drug diversion training if they prescribe, administer or dispense controlled substances, and for mental health conditions common to veterans and their families.
(10) How will I know if a CE activity is approved? The Board recognizes the West Virginia Nurses Association or any other provider accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as an approved provider of continuing education programs for purposes of meeting the requirements of this rule. The Board shall consider written requests to designate other individuals, local, state or national agencies, organizations and associates as approved providers.
Dentists: We are accepted by the WV Board of Dentistry because we are accredited by ADA CERP
§5-11-3. Continuing education requirements. 3.1. Hours Required Biennially. (a) Each licensed dentist shall complete biennially not less than 35 hours of continuing education. 3.3. Approved Providers. (b) The Board approves any course or program sponsored by the following providers, or their constituent or component organizations for credit: (2) The American Dental Association; (6) The American Medical Association;
EMS workers: Our courses count in WV as acceptable CME because we are CAAHEP accredited
Any entity that conducts Advanced Life Support education for inital certification must have their ALS program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
If you prefer sit-down, in-person training for ACLS, we have you covered.
Hardy County Training Center / 5106 Washington St # 89 Moorefield, WV 26836-1139
OVMC Ohio Valley Medical Center / 52000 EOFF STREET WHEELING, WV 26003
United Hospital Center / 5327 Medical Park Drive Bridgeport, WV 26330
Shirley M. Kimble Training Center at WVU Safety and Health Extension / 53604 Collins Ferry Road Morgantown, WV 26505
Logan Regional Medical Center / 520 Hospital Dr Attn: Receiving Logan, WV 25601-3452
Total number of locations: 10. These locations CAN provide American Heart Association-branded provider cards if needed.
To schedule a session, please see our in-person scheduling page.