Florida Medical Educational Servicesâ„  (FMES) Accreditation

In Association with the Florida Society for Respiratory Care

 

It is the licensee’s responsibility to know your state board or professional organization accreditation requirements. We are not responsible for any courses that you take that fail to be approved by your state board or licensing board. Please call your licensing board or council if you have any questions.

ALABAMA NURSES

  • FMES is approved as a provider of continuing education for Alabama nurses, ARNPs, LPN's and CNA's by the Alabama Board of Nursing. The licensed Alabama nurse will need to add these classes to their individual online continuing education record. All of our programs are approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing. Chapter 610-X-10, Continuing Education for License Renewal, of the Alabama Administrative Code.

FLORIDA NURSES

  • FMES is approved as a provider of continuing education for Florida nurses, RN, ARNPs, LPN's and CNA's by the Florida Board of Nursing. Our provider number with CEBroker is 744. FMES will submit CE credits to CEBroker, if you hold a current Florida license. All of our programs are approved by the Florida Board of Nursing.

GEORIGA NURSES

  • FMES is approved as a provider of continuing education for Georiga nurses, RN, LPN's and CNA's. Our provider number with CEBroker is 744. FMES will submit CE credits to CEBroker, if you hold a current Georiga license. All of our programs are recognized by the Georiga Board of Nursing.

CALIFORNIA RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS

  • FMES courses meet the requirements for CE for RCPs in California.
    (We are recognized as a provider through our partnership with a state society.)
  • All of our programs are approved.

FLORIDA RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS

  • FMES is approved as a provider of continuing education for Florida respiratory therapists.
  • All of our programs are approved by the Florida Board of Respiratory Care (FBRC) with the exception of HIV/AIDS for Barbers and Cosmetologists.
  • Our provider number with CEBroker is 744. FMES will submit CE credits to CEBroker, if you hold a current Florida license.
  • Our courses meet the NBRC Continuing Competency Program Requirements.
  • Our courses are endorsed by the Florida Society for Respiratory Care

TEXAS RESPIRATORY THERAPY PRACTITIONERS

FMES is approved as a provider of continuing education for Texas respiratory practitioners under ruling 140.210 (1)(c) Continuing Education Requirements. All of our programs that are directly related to RT's are approved.

FLORIDA Barber’s Board

Our 2-hour HIV/AIDS course is approved for initial and licensed barbers who are renewing. (provider # 941, course # 00000004)

FLORIDA Board of Cosmetology

Our 4-hour HIV/AIDS course is approved for initial applicants only. View FMES cosmetology accreditation on the Department of Business and Professional Regulation website. click here."FLORIDA MEDICAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES" is listed as an approved provider on page 2.

FLORIDA Council of Dietetics and Nutrition

All of our programs are approved for dietitians and nutrition counselors. (Up to 20 hours may be in home study. No more than 10 hours may be in management, risk management, personal growth, and educational techniques.) 

The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) requires 75 hours over a 5-year period. Will completing the Florida license renewal requirements through FMES enable me to satisfy the CDR continuing education requirements? It is possible that some of the continuing education you take through FMES to maintain your Florida license may apply toward the renewal of your CDR requirements, but FMES courses are not directly CDR approved.

FLORIDA Council of licensed Midwifery

Twenty (20) hours of clinically related continuing education are required for biennial renewal. This 20 hours is to include two (2) hours on Medical Error Prevention*, one (1) hour HIV/AIDS*, one (1) hour Laws and Rules, and (2) hours of Domestic Violence*. *FMES programs are approved.

The following boards and councils approve the Medical Error Prevention class that is offered on our website.

Florida Board of Physical Therapy Practice

  • Physical Therapist
  • Physical Therapy Assistant

Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition

  • Dietitian/Nutritionist
  • Nutrition Counselor

Florida Council of Licensed Midwifery

  • Licensed Midwife

Florida Electrolysis Council

  • Electrologist

 

The following boards and councils approve the HIV/AIDS and HIV/AIDS UPDATE courses that are offered on our website.

 

Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel

  • Clinical Laboratory Director
  • Clinical Laboratory Supervisor
  • Clinical Laboratory Technologist/Medical Technologist
  • Clinical Laboratory Technician
  • Public Health Director
  • Public Health Supervisor
  • Public Health Technologist

Florida Board of Nursing Home Administrators

  • Nursing Home Administrator

Florida Board of Occupational Therapy Practice

  • Occupational Therapist/Occupational Therapy Assistant

Florida Board of Physical Therapy Practice

  • Physical Therapist
  • Physical Therapy Assistant

Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine

  • Podiatric Physician
  • Podiatric Physician Limited

Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition

  • Dietitian/Nutritionist
  • Nutrition Counselor

Florida Board of Acupuncture

  • Licensed Acupuncturist

Florida Council of Licensed Midwifery

  • Licensed Midwife

Florida Board of Athletic Training

  • Athletic Trainer

Florida Board of Massage Therapy

  • Massage Therapist

Florida Council of Medical Physicists

  • Therapeutic Radiological Physicist
  • Diagnostic Radiological Physicist
  • Medical Health Physicist
  • Medical Nuclear Radiological Physicist

Florida Electrolysis Council

The Florida Electrolysis Council approves these courses that are offered on our website:

  • HIV/AIDS UPDATE or the 3 hour HIV/AIDS
  • Medical Error Prevention
  • Occupational Exposures to Bloodborne Pathogens - 1 hour
  • Boodborne Pathogen and Infection Control - 3 hours (first license renewal)

Florida Emergency Medical Services

  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Paramedic