ACT 124 Opioid Education Requirements for PA Licensure
Act 124 of 2016 — requires prescribers applying for an initial license and those applying for re-licensure to complete opioids continuing education.
Physicians renewing their license must complete at least two hours of continuing education in pain management, identification of addiction, or the practices of prescribing of opioids.
The Pennsylvania Medical Society members can receive free, online training at www.pamedsoc.org
In-person training available on Saturday, December 1st at the
Allegheny County Medical Society.