2020 Continuing Education Changes

Changes take effect for all license renewals with date of January 1, 2020 and later. (i.e. if you license renews in February 2020, then these new rules will apply when you renew)

Must complete 40 (forty) hours of continuing education:

  • 25 hours must be in course pertaining to ocular disease and related systemic disease
  • 2 hours concerning prescribing practices of controlled substances
  • No more than 8 of the 40 hours shall pertain to practice management and/or ethics/jurisprudence
  • 15 of the 40 hours may be completed from internet or correspondence courses