Many licensees are confused by NCCAOM’s recertification process. It isn’t as complicated as it seems. They are allowing you to obtain PDA’s with coursework in different areas and some that are considered practice enhancement. It does have limitations. Please see their handbook for more information on these limitations.
*IMPORTANT NOTE: All 60 PDA points may be earned in the category of Core Competence, Knowledge and Skills. CPR is a stand-alone category. A maximum of 4 points are awarded for verification of CPR. Diplomates must document verification of a CPR course taken during their recertification cycle.
Safety and/or Ethics – minimum of 4 points required
Ethics and/or Safety – minimum of 4 points required
FLORIDA LICENSEES TAKE 30 HRS EVERY TWO YEARS WITH LAWS&RULES AND MEDICAL ERRORS AS REQUIREMENTS.
THOSE TWO COURSES FULFILL SAFETY AND ETHICS. WITH 26 MORE IN CORE & BIOMEDICINE YOU WILL FULLFIL THE REQUIREMENTS AND EVERY FOUR YEARS YOU HAVE THE 60 NEEDED FOR NCCAOM RECERTIFICATION.