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State-Mandated Course Approval

Mandated Continuing Education for Healthcare Professionals

NOTE

The information on this page is specific to state-mandated CE courses. For information regarding all courses, see Accreditation and Approval.

What is the difference between state-mandated CE and state-required CE?
Mandated CE: A specific CE course topic (and the minimum number of contact hours on the topic) that your state has mandated you must take in order to receive or renew your license.
Required CE: The required number of contact hours that your state requires for license renewal. You choose your own topics.

CALIFORNIA

Ethics and Jurisprudence for California Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants
Fulfills the continuing competency requirement for 2 hours of education on ethics, laws, and regulations for licensed physical therapists/assistants.

DELAWARE

Substance Abuse Education for Delaware Nurses: Drug Diverstion Training and Best Practice Prescribing
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the Delaware Board of Nursing
Fulfills the requirement of 3 hours of continuing education on substance abuse for RNs and LPNs in Delaware.

FLORIDA

Our CE Broker provider number is 50-2174.
We report completed course registrations to CE Broker every 24 hours.Automatically reports to CE Broker

HIV / AIDS

HIV / AIDS for Florida Healthcare Professionals
Approved by the Florida Board of Nursing. See approved licenses
Fulfills the 1-hour HIV / AIDS continuing education requirement for many Florida healthcare professionals.

Prevention of Medical Errors

Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida Healthcare Professionals
Approved by the Florida Board of Nursing. See approved licenses
Fulfills the requirement for continuing education in prevention of medical errors, both for initial licensure and biennial renewal.

Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida Physical Therapists
Approved by the Florida Board of Physical Therapy
Fulfills the requirement for 2 hours of continuing education in the prevention of medical errors for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.

Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida Occupational Therapists
Approved by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
Fulfills the requirement for prevention of medical errors for OTs and COTAs for initial licensure and biennial renewal.

Laws and Rules

Florida Nursing Laws and Rules
Approved by the Florida Board of Nursing
Fulfills the requirement for a 2-hour course on the laws and rules governing practice of nursing in Florida.

Florida Occupational Therapy Laws and Rules
Approved by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
Fulfills the requirement for a 2-hour course on the laws and rules governing practice of occupational therapy in Florida.

Domestic Violence Education

Domestic Violence Education for Florida Nurses
Approved by the Florida Board of Nursing
Fulfills the requirement for 2 hours of domestic violence continuing education.

GEORGIA

Ethics and Jurisprudence for Georgia Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants
Approved by the Georgia State Board of Physical Therapy
Fulfills the continuing competency requirement for 4 hours of education on ethics and jurisprudence for physical therapists and physical therapy assistants licensed in Georgia.

KENTUCKY

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Education for Kentucky Nurses
Approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing
Fulfills the requirement for 3 hours of continuing education in domestic violence.

HIV / AIDS

HIV / AIDS for Kentucky Nurses
Approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing
Fulfills the 2-hour HIV / AIDS continuing education requirement for RNs and LPNs.

Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma

Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma for Kentucky Healthcare Professionals
Approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing
Fulfills the requirement of 1.5 hours of continuing education on recognizing, preventing, and reporting pediatric abusive head trauma.

MICHIGAN

Pain Management and Opioid Misuse, Abuse, and Diversion for Michigan Nurses
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the Michigan Board of Nursing
Fulfills the requirement for 2 hours of continuing education in pain and symptom management for nurses in Michigan.

NEVADA

Bioterrorism Training for Nevada Nurses: Responding to Acts of Terrorism
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the Nevada Board of Nursing
Fulfills the Nevada nursing CE requirement for RNs and LPNs for 4 hours of training on preparing for and responding to acts of bioterrorism.

NEW JERSEY

Organ and Tissue Donation and Recovery for New Jersey Nurses
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the New Jersey Board of Nursing
Fulfills the requirement of 1 hour of continuing education on organ and tissue donation and recovery designed to address clinical aspects of the donation and recovery process for RNs in New Jersey.

NEW MEXICO

Pain Management for New Mexico Advanced Practice Nurses
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the New Mexico Board of Nursing
Fulfills the New Mexico Medical Board requirement for 5 hours of continuing education every 2 years on the management of noncancer pain for advanced practice nurses with a DEA registration and licensure that permits prescribing opioids.

NEW YORK

Check with your licensing board first for information on whether our courses are accepted for your license.
NOT APPROVED FOR PHYSICAL THERAPY LICENSEES.We report to the New York State Dept. of Education

Child Abuse

Child Abuse Mandated Reporter Training for New York State: Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse and Maltreatment
Approved by the New York State Education Department
Fulfills the requirement for mandated reporter training in identifying and reporting child abuse, child neglect, and child maltreatement in the state of New York.

Infection Control

Infection Control Training for New York State Healthcare Professionals
Approved by the New York State Education Department
Fulfills the requirement for infection control training in New York State.

OHIO

Ohio Nurse Practice Act: Standards of Safe Nursing Practice
Approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing
This CE activity, OLN-I-1753-15, being offered by Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc. has been approved for 1.0 contact hours Category A by the Ohio Board of Nursing through the approver unit at the Ohio League for Nursing (OBN-006-92) and this program is approved to be offered through November 22, 2017.

OREGON

Pain Management for Oregon Health Professionals
Approved for nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and other healthcare professionals (check with your licensing agency) in Oregon.
Fulfills the requirement for 6 hours of continuing education in pain management.

PENNSYLVANIA

Child Abuse Training

Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting in Pennsylvania: Mandated Reporter Training – 2 / 3 CH
Approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services. PA CE Provider Number CACE000034
Fulfills the requirement for child abuse training in Pennsylvania. Two courses are available depending on the number of contact hours needed/desired: 2 CH and 3 CH. Mandated reporters need 3 hours of training for initial licensure; 2 hours are needed for license renewals.

We report completions of these two courses electronically to the Pennsylvania Department of State (DOS) every 24 hours.

TEXAS

Forensic Evidence Collection

Forensic Evidence Collection for Texas Nurses
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the Texas Board of Nursing
Fulfills the 2-hour continuing education requirement for Texas nurses practicing in an ED setting.

Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics

Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics for Texas Nurses
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the Texas Board of Nursing
Fulfills the Texas Board of Nursing CNE requirement relating to the ethics, laws, and rules that govern nursing practice in the state of Texas.

Older Adult Care

Older Adult Care for Texas Nurses – 2 / 6 CH
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the Texas Board of Nursing
Fulfills the Texas requirement for nurses whose practice includes older adult or geriatric populations. Two courses are available depending on the number of contact hours needed/desired: 2 CH and 6 CH.

WASHINGTON STATE

HIV/AIDS Training

HIV/AIDS for Washington Healthcare Professionals (7 CH)
See approved licenses for 7 CH
Fulfills the requirement for 7 hours of training and education on HIV/AIDS in Washington state.

HIV/AIDS for Washington Healthcare Professionals (4 CH)
See approved licenses for 4 CH
Fulfills the requirement for 4 hours of training and education on HIV/AIDS in Washington state.

Suicide Prevention

Suicide Intervention and Prevention for Washington Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants
Approved for occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants in Washington.
Fulfills the requirement for 3 hours of training on suicide assessment, screening, and referral in Washington.

WEST VIRGINIA

Drug Diversion Training

Drug Diversion Training and Best Practice Prescribing for West Virginia Nurses – 1 / 3 CH
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the West Virginia Board of Nursing
Fulfills the requirement for drug diversion training and best practice prescribing of controlled substances for nurses in West Virginia. Two courses are available depending on the number of contact hours needed/desired: 1 CH and 3 CH.

Mental Health Conditions Common to Veterans

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) for West Virginia Registerd Nurses
ANCC-accredited course accepted by the West Virginia Board of Nursing
This course fulfills the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses requirement for 2 hours of continuing education on mental health conditions common to veterans and family members of veterans.

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