Vermont License Requirements

The Vermont Board of Medical Practice’s CMIE rules for re-licensure include a general requirement for 30 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM during each licensure cycle. This includes one credit for hospice, palliative care and pain management services, as well as two credits for prescribing controlled substances. The current two year cycle ends on November 30, 2018. The next cycle will run from December 1, 2018 through November 30, 2020. 

CMIE Rules

Physician License Renewal 2018

Frequently Asked Questions.

Upcoming CMIE Events Offering Credit Toward These Requirements

Primary Care Behavioral Health Conference

(at the Hampton Inn in Colchester)

Friday, September 28, 2018
8:15-9:15 a.m.    Prescription Opioid and Other Substance Misuse: Local Trends and Recent Innovations in Adolescent and Family Treatment - Mitchell Barron, LICSW, LADC and Erica Gibson, MD

This talk has been approved for 1.0 credit in Prescribing Controlled Substances.

Opioid Prescribing at UVM Medical Center & Cannabinoid Update

October 3, 2018
Contact:
Jennifer Provost

This talk has been approved for .50 credits in Prescribing Controlled Substances.

Women's Health and Cancer Conference  

(at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - formerly the Sheraton)

Friday, October 5
10:00-11:00 a.m.    Pain Management and Prescribing Opiates for Cancer Patients - Waqas Jehangir, MD

This talk has been approved for 1.0 credit in Prescribing Controlled Substances.

Friday, October 5
3:15 - 4:15 p.m.  Symptom Management for Cancer Patients: Relief from the Effects and Stress of a Serious Illness - Lindsay Gagnon, APRN

This talk has been approved for 1 credit for Hospice, Palliative Care, and Pain Management.

Safe and Competent Opioid Prescribing Education

Northwestern Medical Center, St. Albans, VT
October 16, 2018 - 4:45-8:30pm
Additional Information: SCOPE of Pain

This talk has been approved for 2 credits in Prescribing Controlled Substances.

Central Vermont Medical Center Staff CME Speaker Series

October 23, 2018
Contact:
Christine Reardon

This talk has been approved for 2 credits in Prescribing Controlled Substances.

Cannabis Science and Medicine Enduring Material

October 31, 2016 - October 31, 2018
Details
Contact: Matt Sayre

This talk has been approved for Hospice, Palliative Care, Pain Management: 1.5 credits.

Neurology for the Non-Neurologist Conference  

(at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Portland, Maine)

Friday, October 26
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.    Pain Management in the Times of the Opioid Crisis - Bruce Vrooman, MD, MS

This talk has been approved for 1 credit for Hospice, Palliative Care, and Pain Management.

Vermont Academic Detailing: Management of Opioids: A Review of the VT Rules

This session highlights the practical aspects of managing patients prescribed opioids in primary care, with a focus on following the new prescribing rules.  This session includes the rules for both prescribing and querying the Vermont Prescription Monitoring System (VPMS).  The topic compares the Centers for Disease Control recommendations for managing opioids with the Vermont rules.

http://www.med.uvm.edu/ahec/vermontacademicdetailing

This talk has been approved for 1 credit in Prescribing Controlled Substances.

Vermont Academic Detailing: Advanced Management of Opioids

This session focuses on the clinical care of patients prescribed opioids in primary care.  This session includes information about how to safely discontinue opioids in primary care.  The topic reviews the evidence for non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic alternatives to opioids for conditions common in primary care, such as chronic low back pain.

http://www.med.uvm.edu/ahec/vermontacademicdetailing

This talk has been approved for 1 credit in Prescribing Controlled Substances.

OneCare Vermont Interprofessional Grand Rounds Enduring Material

November 27, 2017 - November 30, 2019
Contact:
Tawnya Safer

This talk has been approved for 1.5 credits for Hospice, Palliative Care, Pain Management.