skip to sub-navigation skip to content

It's a New Day in Public Health.

The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

skip to sub-navigation skip to content
 

Continuing Education

  • Chiropractic Physician
  • Chiropractic Physician Assistants

Chiropractic Physician

Continuing Education (CE) Requirements
40 Hours Total are Required for Chiropractic Physician

Required Subject Area Required Number of Hours Important Information
General Hours 27
Medical Error 2
Laws and Rules 2
Risk Management 1
Record Keeping/Documentation and Coding 6
Ethics and Boundaries 2

First Time Renewal CE Requirements

  • Chiropractic Physicians are required to attend one (1) full day at a Florida Board of Chiropractic Medicine meeting within the first 12 months of licensure. Licensees who reside out of the state may satisfy this requirement within (12) months after locating to the State of Florida.
  • Chiropractic Physicians initially licensed in the biennium and renewing a license for the first time are required to complete the following:
    Six (6) hours of record keeping/documentation and coding
    Two (2) hours in the area of ethics and boundaries
    Two (2) hour course relating to prevention of medical errors
  • Three (3) hours of HIV/AIDS

CE Reporting Information


Board Rule Approved Providers

  • All courses must be Board approved and are listed in CEBroker
Other Methods of Obtaining Continuing Education per Biennium
Please see Rule 64B2-13.004, Florida Administrative Code for detailed information regarding the below methods of obtaining continuing education.
  • Out of State licensees may obtain and read required Chapters to satisfy laws and rules requirement
  • Attendance at a Board Meeting
  • Volunteer Expert Witness
  • Course Instructor
  • Test Examiner
  • Former Board members serving on a Probable Cause Panel
  • Examiner/grader for the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners (NBCE)
  • Serving as a Board Member
Helpful Information
  • For Chiropractic Physicians with Acupuncture Certification-4 hours in Acupuncture CE, 2 hours in the area of safety and risk management and 2 hours in the area of technique are required. These 4 hours shall be obtained as part of the 40 hours required in each licensure biennium.
  • All courses are to be completed by live classroom
The Department of Health will now verify a practitioners continuing education records in the electronic tracking system at the time of license renewal.  Please visit www.CEatRenewal.com for more information. For information on continuing education requirements please review Rule 64B2,F.A.C.

Chiropractic Physician Assistants

Continuing Education (CE) Requirements
24 Hours Total are Required for Chiropractic Physician Assistants

Required Subject Area Required Number of Hours Important Information
General Hours 22
Medical Error 2

First Time Renewal CE Requirements

  • Chiropractic Physician Assistants licensed within the biennium and renewing a license for the first time are required to complete two (2) hours of medical errors and three (3) hours of HIV/AIDS

CE Reporting Information


Board Rule Approved Providers

  • All courses must be Board approved and are listed in CEBroker

Helpful Information

  • All courses are to be completed by live classroom
The Department of Health will now verify a practitioners continuing education records in the electronic tracking system at the time of license renewal.  Please visit www.CEatRenewal.com for more information. For information on continuing education requirements please review Rule 64B2,F.A.C.