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Alabama Continuing Education Requirements: 18 hours per fiscal year 
Alabama Accepts 6 hours of Online Continuing Education Courses


IMPORTANT NOTICE:  DUE TO THE COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS, LICENSEES MAY OBTAIN ALL 18 HOURS OF CONITNUING EDUCATION HOURS REQUIRED FOR RENEWAL VIA DISTANCE BASED LEARNING.  THE COURSES MUST BE COMPLETED AND SUBMITTED BY 12/26/21.


Special Requirements: All licensees must obtain two (2) hours per year in Alabama Law and Board Rules and Regulations as part of the minimum 18 per year. New licensees must obtain four (4) hours prior to first license renewal and 2 hours per year for each renewal after that. All clinic owners with a Non Licensed Practice Permit must obtain two (2) hours per year in Alabama Law as part of the permit renewal.

 

ChiroCredit.com is an FCLB Approved PACE Continuing Education Provider.  Scroll down to view courses and Alabama Board of Chiropractic approval codes.

When logged in, as long as your licenses are entered on your account, each course is clearly identified as being approved or not approved.

 

New Licensee Information: New licensees must complete four (4)hours of continuing education in Board approved courses on chiropractic regulation and compliance with the Alabama Chiropractic Practice Act and Board Rules as a condition of renewal for the year following their initial licensure. The continuing educational requirement for the purpose of license renewal for any person who has graduated from a recognized CCE chiropractic college within the licensure year immediately preceding the licensure year indicated on the license renewal form except for the four (4) hours required above, may be met through attendance at a recognized CCE chiropractic college (a minimum of 18 hours). This applies only to the first license renewal period after initial licensing.

 

Reporting Requirements: Licensee submits Certificates of Completion



State of Alabama Continuing Education Requirements

Alabama Continuing Education requirements posted on this page are based upon the most up to date information available. Alabama continuing education requirements are subject to change and therefore, Alabama Chiropractic licensee's are ultimately responsible for being up to date with the Alabama continuing education requirements.


Continuing education courses offered on OnlineCE.com provide Online CEU for Alabama Chiropractic Physicians (DC). The online courses enhance the knowledge bases of Doctor of Chiropractic to enhance their clinical therapy practice. Free 1 hour approved online home study CE credit course for new Alabama Chiropractic Physician registered users at www.OnlineCE.com

 
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  • Accredited Training for the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners 301 - 304
    12.0

    $349.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Create a complete National Registry Certified Medical Examiner Account
    • Report Completed CDL Exams to the National Registry
    • Obtain a CLIA Certificate of Waiver
    • Specify Commercial Driving Licenses, vehicles, commerce, standards and medical guidance requirements and definitions

    Hour 2

    • Summarize the Medical Examiner Role and Responsibilities
    • Assist Drivers in filling out the driver portions of the Medical Exam Report Form
    • Complete and review the Medical Exam Report Form
    • Issue a Medical Examiner’s Certificate

    Hour 3

    • Appraise medication use by drivers
    • Assess driver general health and wellness factors and medical condition health risk
    • Perform the physical examination of a driver of commercial vehicles
    • Evaluate Vision disorders related to driving a commercial vehicle

    Hour 4

    • Calculate ANSI, ISO, and Whisper hearing testing values
    • Perform external and otoscopic evaluation related to driving requirements
    • Appraise driver ear disorders that affect safe driving
    • Evaluate drivers with hypertension for driving a commercial vehicle

    Hour 5

    • Perform the cardiovascular examination for drivers
    • Assess cardiovascular disease in drivers of commercial vehicles
    • Evaluate drivers with Cardiac Arrhythmias, pacemakers, implanted defibrillators
    • Recall driving requirements for arrhythmias, syncope, transplants
    • Determine acceptable cardiovascular safe driving risk for drivers

    Hour 6

    • Distinguish cardiovascular medication effects that are a risk to safe driving
    • Determine driving status and duration for safe driving
    • Assign medical certificate duration for drivers with cardiovascular disease
    • Apply Respiratory guidance for drivers with respiratory disease

    Hour 7

    • Conduct the respiratory and sleep apnea exam and evaluation
    • Determine which drives must be tested and treated for OSA
    • Assess Obstructive Sleep Apnea safety risk in drivers
    • Apply Respiratory guidance for drivers with respiratory disease

    Hour 8

    • Assess Neurological driver history
    • Determine neurological driving safety risk according to FMCSA guidance
    • Explain severity’s affect on driving status from cerebrovascular, head trauma and spinal cord injuries on driving status
    • Assess driver eligibility for a Federal Seizure disorder exemption.

    Hour 9

    • Appraise diabetes in drivers of commercial vehicles
    • Determine driving status and duration according to FMCSA guidance for drivers with diabetes
    • Evaluate risk to safe driving for drivers with other endocrine disorders and other diseases without specific FMCSA guidelines in drivers
    • Recall classifications of hypoglycemic medications and their impact on safe driving

    Hour 10

    • Differentiate between psychological disorders affecting drivers
    • Identify medical treatment and therapy for psychological disorders
    • Recall disqualifying psychological disorders for drivers of commercial vehicles
    • Appraise medications for psychological disorders for safe driving risk

    Hour 11

    • Recall the FMCSA musculoskeletal standard and guidelines
    • Determine those drivers eligible for a Special Performance Examination
    • Apply the FMCSA Drug and Alcohol testing to drivers and motor carriers
    • Asses drivers to refer for substance abuse professional evaluation

    Hour 12

    • Review FMCSA provided practice scenarios
    • Derive FMCSA evaluation procedure as provided in practice scenarios
    • Apply FMCSA evaluation concepts to drivers as contained in FMCSA practice scenarios
    • Prepare for the FMCSA Certification Test

     



    Michael Megehee, DC

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    220149
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Acupuncture 400 - 461
    104.0

    $1560.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Acupuncture 400 through Acupuncture 461

    Course Group includes all Acupuncture Courses numbered 400 thru 461

    James Ventresca, DOM

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    220150
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Alabama Chiropractic Law 201
    2.0

    $40.00 USD

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    • Evaluate and apply the Alabama State Board of Chiropractic Examiners Chiropractic Practice Act
    • Cite the rights and duties of Chiropractors in Alabama
    • Perform acceptable advertising
    • Engage in the practice of acceptable care in the practice of Chiropractic in Alabama
    • Comprehend injunctive actions
    • Develop a working knowledge of the creation and composition of the Alabama Board of Chiropractic and its powers and duties
    • Discuss those actions which are grounds for disciplinary action by the Board
    • Review refusal, revocation and suspension of licenses by the Alabama Board of Chiropractic
    • Comprehend the administrative process of hearings as held by the Alabama Board of Chiropractic

    Updated August 2018

    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    220151
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Alabama Chiropractic Law 201 - 202
    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    • Evaluate and apply the Alabama State Board of Chiropractic Examiners Chiropractic Practice Act
    • Cite the rights and duties of Chiropractors in Alabama
    • Perform acceptable advertising
    • Engage in the practice of acceptable care in the practice of Chiropractic in Alabama
    • Comprehend injunctive actions
    • Develop a working knowledge of the creation and composition of the Alabama Board of Chiropractic and its powers and duties
    • Discuss those actions which are grounds for disciplinary action by the Board
    • Review refusal, revocation and suspension of licenses by the Alabama Board of Chiropractic
    • Comprehend the administrative process of hearings as held by the Alabama Board of Chiropractic
    • Discuss Alabama Administrative Code, Chapter 190-X-1 through Chapter 190-X-7 , Alabama State Board of Chiropractic Examiners
    • Review the Administrative Code pertaining to Organization, Administration and Procedure
    • Appraise the requirements of licensure
    • Comprehend the requirements of specialty certification
    • Assess the Code as it pertains to Disciplinary Actions
    • Adhere to the rules of Professional Conduct •
    • Review the requirements for amendment of rules
    • Discuss the requirements of the preceptor and extern/intern program
    • Review a Professional Boundaries presentation given by the Alabama Board of Chiropractic

    Updated August 2018

    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    220152
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 208 - 212
    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Chiropractic and Pregnancy 208 through Chiropractic and Pregnancy 212

    Course Group includes all Chiropractic and Pregnancy Courses numbered 208 thru 212

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    Case Studies
    Downloadable Course in PDF
    Journal Article Review
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    220189
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Dry Needling 201 - 206
    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Dry Needling 201 through 206

    Course Group includes all Dry Needline Courses numbered 201 thru 206

    James Ventresca, DOM

    AudioVisual Course

    220241
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Functional Medicine and Nutrition Virtual Classroom 201 - 210
    10-Course Basic Certificate Program

    21.0

    $795.00 USD

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    • This course contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Functional Medicine and Nutrition Virtual Classroom 201 through 210

    This package course includes a FREE 1 hour Bonus course:  The GI Microbiome and Autoimmunity: Case Studies

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    AudioVisual Course

    220153
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Got Documentation 201 - 204
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    Hours 1 - 3

    • Discuss ethical standards of insurance reporting and coding
    • Illustrate how documentation can affect state board complaints
    • Discuss why insurance companies file complaints against chiropractors
    • Discuss why patients file board complaints against chiropractors
    • Define the Problem Oriented Medical Record (POMR)
    • Illustrate taking a thorough history using the OPQRST method
    • Discuss the components of the ortho/neuro exam
    Hour 4 - 6
    • Discuss the misrepresentation of certain orthopedic tests
    • Illustrate sensitivity and specificity of orthopedic tests
    • Define the 2021 changes to Evaluation and Management codes
    • Discuss the differences between using time vs. medical decision making for E/M
    • Distinguish between subjective and objective outcome assessments Illustrate methods of proving medical necessity
    • Illustrate the CMS requirements of chiropractic documentation
    • Illustrate condition-specific functional outcome questionnaires
    • Define the A of P.A.R.T. from Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services
    • Define the R of P.A.R.T. from Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services
    • Illustrate the different methods of evaluating spinal range of motion
    • Define the T of P.A.R.T. from Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services
    • Describe the timing of the first re-assessment
    • Demonstrate proper coding for range of motion measurements
    • Describe the P.A.R.T. format of documentation
    • Define the P of P.A.R.T. from Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services
    • Describe the concept of outcome assessments in clinical practice
    Hour 7 - 9
    • Illustrate different outcome assessments for the T of P.A.R.T
    • Demonstrate the POMR and P.A.R.T. formats for the initial patient encounter
    • Integrate the POMR and P.A.R.T. formats for subsequent patient encounters
    • Discuss proper diagnosing in notes and on a claim form
    • Define the short, moderate and long-term diagnoses for Medicare
    • Define proper Assessments
    • Illustrate how to determine an assessment for each condition
    • Illustrate complicating factors that can be documented for each condition
    Hours 10 - 12
    • Illustrate the two types of Plan
    • Discuss common therapeutic modalities
    • Demonstrate proper documentation for time-based codes
    • Illustrate how to document measurable treatment goals
    • Describe the red flags of a record review
    • Demonstrate the determination of causation for a motor vehicle collision
    • Discuss the different mechanisms of injury for motor vehicle collisions
    • Discuss some of the key value drivers of Colossus
    • Discuss the difference between impairment and disability
    • Illustrate the determination of the end of justifiable treatment
    • Define the main components of an impairment evaluation
    • Illustrate Duties Under Duress and Loss of Enjoyment
    • Illustrate the important diagnoses for personal injury cases
    • Define the 5 Colossus prognoses
    • Demonstrate the 5 grades of injury severity for the Croft Guidelines for the Treatment of CAD Injuries

    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    220154
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Management of Common Conditions 238 - 240
    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Management of Common Conditions 238 through Management of Common Conditions 240

    Course Group includes all Management of Common Conditions Courses numbered 238 thru 240

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    AudioVisual Course

    220190
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Physical Therapy 101
    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Discuss the use of electrotherapy to control pain
    • Establish parameters for wobble board rehabilitation of the ankle
    • Describe how SI manipulation affects anterior knee pain
    • Discuss the use of post-fracture manipulation
    • Construct therapeutic exercises for patients with lumbar spinal stenosis

    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

    AudioVisual Course
    Interactive Dissection
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    220188
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31

    Sports Medicine 109 -113
    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Sports Medicine 109 through Sports Medicine 113


    Course Group includes all Sports Medicine courses numbered 109 through 113

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    AudioVisual Course
    Journal Article Review
    Multiple Formats

    220157
    PACE Approved AL Course
    Expires: 2022-12-31