MICHIGAN CE REQUIREMENTS

A listing of Michigan’s┬ácontinuing education requirements for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

HOURLY REQUIREMENTS FOR VETERINARIANS

45 hours every 3 years

 

45 hours may be obtained online

 

HOURLY REQUIREMENTS FOR VETERINARY TECHNICIANS

15 hours every 3 years

 

15 hours may be obtained online

SPECIFIC REQUIRED COURSES

Opioid Prescribing – An individual seeking a controlled substance license or who is licensed to prescribe or dispense controlled substances shall complete a 1-time training in opioids and controlled substances awareness that meets the following standards: (a) Training must cover all of the following topics: (i) Use of opioids and other controlled substances. (ii) Integration of treatments. (iii) Alternative treatments for pain management. (iv) Counseling patients on the effects and risks associated with using opioids and other controlled substances. (v) The stigma of addiction. (vi) Utilizing the Michigan Automated Prescription System (MAPS). (vii) State and federal laws regarding prescribing and dispensing controlled substances. (viii) Security features and proper disposal requirements for prescriptions. https://casetext.com/regulation/michigan-administrative-code/department-licensing-and-regulatory-affairs/bureau-of-professional-licensing/board-of-pharmacy/board-of-pharmacy-controlled-substances/part-3-licenses/section-r-3383135-opioids-and-other-controlled-substances-awareness-training-standards-for-prescribers-and-dispensers-of-controlled-substances-requirements

 

Statute – http://www.legislature.mi.gov/(S(nbmqrgbmmk0bnvzb1xali1sg))/mileg.aspx?page=getObject&objectName=mcl-333-18813

 

 

AVAILABLE DRIP.VET COURSES

Endocrine 411 (6.5 Hours)
 

Opioid 411 (3 Hours)

 

 

All of our courses are RACE approved by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards.

Information current as of: February 3, 2020