CE Requirements for Nurses in New Mexico

Requirements specific to Nurses in New Mexico

Required Courses: 1

  • All New Mexico nurses are required to complete 30 hours of CE to renew a license
  • APRNs are required to complete an additional 20 hours for their specialty, with additional requirements according to their DEA registration
    • With DEA registration: 5 hours related to CNP's practice, 10 hours relating to Pharmacology, 5 hours in management of non-cancer pain
    • WIthout DEA registration: 10 hours related to the CNP's practice, 10 hours relating to Pharmacology

New Mexico nursing licenses must be renewed before the last day of the licensee's birth month

Nursing CE Courses for Nurses in New Mexico

Complete these courses towards your New Mexico nursing CE requirements.

Over 100 hours of CE for one low price
Pain Management 5.0 contact hours Required Start Course
Pain Management 5.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Infection Control 6.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Nursing Evidence-Based Practice (free) 1.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Suicide and Suicide Prevention 6.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Stroke Prevention, Thrombolytic Therapy, and Rehab 5.5 contact hours Recommended Start Course
The Nurse's Role in Procedural Sedation 2.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course

*Each professional is accountable for understanding his or her accrediting/licensing body’s standards and requirements. While we try to routinely update information on this page, we are not responsible for its accuracy and information is subject to change without notice.

You can learn more at New Mexico's Board of Nursing Website