Accepted States

Please check with your State for any limitations or questions regarding CE acceptance. American CME does not assume any legal liability to any courses that are not accepted in your State. To the best of our knowledge the information below is correct and up to date.



Alabama

Alabama Dept. of Public Health Emergency Medical Services (home page)
RSA Tower Suite 750
201 Monroe Street
Montgomery, AL 36130-3017
(334) 206-5383

Arizona

Arizona Department of Health Services (home page)
150 North 18th Avenue Phoenix
Arizona 85007
602-542-1025
In order for American CMEs courses to be approved, you must first get approval from your Medical Director. Please check with your Medical Director or Department of Health Services for further information and approval.

Arkansas

Arkansas Department of Health (home page)
4815 West Markham Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
501-661-2000
Per the Arkansas Department of Health regulations you are able to take 16 hours every two years through American CME.

California

California Emergency Medical Authority (home page)
1930 9th Street
Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-322-4336
You are able to take 50% of your lecture credits through American CME. Our approval is based on the California Code of Regulations

Connecticut

Office of Emergency Medical Services (home page)
410 Capital Avenue
Hartford, Ct 06134
860-506-8000
In order for American CMEs courses to be approved, you must get approval from your medical instructor coordinator (IC)

District of Columbia

Emergency Medical Services Division of the Dept of Health (home page)
899 North Capital Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
202-671-4222

Florida

State of Florida- Office of EMS (home page)
2002 D Old St. Augustine Road
Tallahassee, FL 32301-4881
850-488-9177
In order for American CMEs courses to be approved, you must first get approval from your District Medical Director. Please check with your Medical Director or Department of Health Services for further information and approval.

Georgia

Office of EMS/Trauma (home page)
Section of Emergency Preparedness and Response
Division of Public Health
GA Department of Community Health
2600 Skyland Dr. Lower Level
Atlanta, Ga. 30319
Please see attached document for course approval PDF

Idaho

Idaho Emergency Medical Services Bureau (home page)
PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0036
877-554-3367

Illinois

Illinois Dept of Public Health (home page)
Division of EMS
525 West Jefferson Street
Springfield, IL 62761
217-785-2080
In order for American CMEs courses to be accepted, you must get the approval from your EMS System or Resource Hospital.

Indiana

Indiana Department of Homeland Security (home page)
EMS Certifications, E239, IGC-S
302 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2739
1-800-666-7784 or (317) 234-6804
In order for American CMEs courses to be accepted, you must get the approval from your Training Officer or Medical Director.

Iowa

Iowa Dept. of Public Health-Bureau of EMS (home page)321 E. 12th Street
Des Moines, Iowa, 50319-0075
515-281-7689
American CME courses DO NOT currently count toward your "Formal Hours". At this time you CAN take the other 50% of your continuing education "Optional Hours", through American CME. These can be approved by your Medical Director, or a community sponsor.

Louisiana

Louisiana Dept. of Health and Hospitals (home page)
Bureau of EMS
PO Box 94215
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
225-763-5700
The State of Louisiana follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take.

Maine

Maine EMS (home page)
45 Commerce Drive Suite 1
152 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0152
207-626-3860
Maine accepts courses from American CME. See the attached PFD of Maine's standardized list for details.

Michigan

Michigan Dept of Community health (home page)
PO Box 30664
Lansing, MI 48909
517-335-0918
Follow this link to get your license number.

Mississippi

Mississippi DEMS (home page)
PO Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700
601-576-7400
The State of Mississippi follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take.

Minnesota

Office of EMS (home page)
2829 University Avenue Southeast
Suite 310
Minneapolis, MN 55414-3222
651-201-2800
In order for American CMEs courses to be approved, you must first get approval from your Medical Director of Ambulance Services.

Missouri

Missouri Dept of Health, Bureau of EMS (home page)
PO Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573-751-6356
Missouri Dept of Health accepts continuing education from an organization that has approval from a State EMS office. Per Missouri rule 19CSR 30-40.331, Section 4G

Montana

Montana EMS & Injury Prevention Section (home page)
1400 Broadway Street
Cogswell Building
Helena, MT 59620
406-444-3895
The State of Montana follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take.

National Registry (NREMT)

Rocco V. Morando Building
6610 Busch Blvd.
PO Box 29233
Columbus, Ohio 43229
(614) 888-4484
The NREMT accepts continuing education from an organization that has approval from a State EMS office. Contact the NREMT for further questions or for the amount of credits you may take.

New Hampshire

Division of Fire Standards and Training & EMS Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (home page)
Northern NH EMS
33 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03305
603-223-4200
The State of New Hampshire follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take. The State of NH also may audit any credits taken and submitted to the National Registry in lieu of a full standard approved refresher course. In the event of an audit, the EMS provider must be able to also identify the course objectives and instructors, in addition to producing the course certificate, for the credits used for this purpose.

New York

Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (home page)
433 River St.
Troy, N.Y. 12180
518-402-0996
American CME courses need to be first submitted to the New York State Bureau of Emergency Medical Services by your agency for credit approval.

North Dakota

North Dakota Department of Health (home page)
Division of Emergency Medical Services & Trauma
600 E. Boulevard Ave, ND 58505-0200
701.328.2388
American CME courses have been reviewed and are approved for ND responders. Please see attached document for course approval PDF

Ohio

Department of Public Safety Division of EMS (home page)
1970 West Broad Street
PO Box 182073
Columbus, OH 43218-2073
800-233-0785

Oklahoma

Emergency Systems - Emergency Medical Services (EMS) (home page)
1000 N.E. 10th
Room 1104
Oklahoma City, Ok 73117
405-271-4027
The State of Oklahoma follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take.

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Department of EMS (home page)
EMMCO West, Inc.
16271 Conneaut Lake Rd, Ste 101
Meadville, PA 16335
814.337.5380
Each course is submitted for approval. You will find each approval code on your certificate.

South Carolina

Division of Emergency Medical Services (home page)
2600 Bull Street
Columbia, SC 29201
Don Whitely
803-737-7204
The State of South Carolina follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take.

South Dakota

Office of Emergency Medical Services (home page)
600 East Capitol
Pierre, SD 57501
6085-773-4031
The State of South Dakota follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take.

Tennessee

Office of Emergency Medical Services (home page)
227 French Landing, Suite 303
Nashville, TN 37243
615-741-2584
Currently only ½ the hours needed may come from distributive learning.

Texas

Department of State Health Services (home page)
Bureau of Emergency Management EMS
P.O. Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347
512-834-6700
The State of Texas follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take.

Vermont

Vermont office of EMS and Injury Prevention (home page)
Emergency Medical Services
108 Cherry Street
Burlington, VT 05401
The State of Vermont follows the guidelines of the National Registry (NREMT). American CMEs courses are accepted by the NREMT, please check with the NREMT for questions and for the amount of credits you may take.

Washington

Washington State Department of Health (home page)
Office of Community Health Services
PO Box 47853
Olympia, Washington 98504-7853
In order for American CMEs courses to be approved, you must first get approval from your Medical Program Director.

Wisconsin

EMS Bureau (home page)
PO Box 309
Madison, WI 53701-0309
608-266-7743
In order for American CMEs courses to be approved, you must first get approval from your District Medical Director.

Wyoming

The office of EMS (home page)
6101 Yellowstone Rd.
Suite 400
Cheyenne, WY, 82002
You are able to take up to 10 credit hours of online continuing medical education through American CME.
Special thanks to our sponsors for helping to bring this education to you.
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