NEW CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENT
As a Naturopathic physician licensed in Arizona, part of the licensure renewal process requires completion of 30 hours of CME each year. At least 10 of those hours must be in the area of pharmacology as it relates to the diagnosis, treatment, or prevention of a disease. In addition to the required 10 in this area, SB1001 (2018 First Special Session) The Act adds 32-3248.02, imposing an obligation to complete a minimum three hours of Opioid related CME in the area of substance–use disorder or addiction related.
Please use the CME check sheet available under the resources tab.
The Board accepts CME from programs approved by one or more of the following organizations .
The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians or any of its constituent organizations, the Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association, or any naturopathic licensing authority in the United States or Canada. Please reference the rules, R4-18-205. (Continuing Education Requirements)
For approved schools, refer to the Resources tab on the homepage
Free Online Training on Opioid Laws, Prescribing Guidelines, and Meication Assisted Treatment www.AzRxEd.org