CME Requirements for Physicians


The CME requirement for physicians and physician assistants is 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ or equivalent annually (calendar year). Credits must be earned between January 1 and December 31 of each year.  Note: grace period was eliminated in May 2012.  In addition, credits cannot be carried over from one year to the next.

For additional information regarding requirements, exemptions and maintenance of records, go to albme.org.