Rhode Island Physician Licensing Requirements

CME Compliance

As a reminder, all physicians are required to complete 40 hours of Category 1 CME on or before June 1 of even-number years.

Rhode Island Department of Health Updates

Updated Pain Management Regs
(June 2018) 

The Department of Health has updated regulations that address controlled substance prescribing, including mandated co-prescribing of naxalone. The letter to prescribers from Health Director James McDonald, MD, MPH, is attached.

Frequently Asked Questions
Rules and Regulaions for Pain Management, Opioid Use, and the Registration of Distributors of Controlled Substances in Rhode Island

(Sept 2018)

Safe Opioid Prescribing

Quick Reference to Rhode Island's Pain Management Regulations (Jan 2019)

Massachusetts Physician Licensing Requirements

Connecticut Physician Licensing Requirements