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Board of Medical Examiners

Educational Programs


Educational Programs

University of Tennessee Memphis
The Health Science Center
800 Madison Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: 901-448-5500

University of Tennessee Knoxville
Graduate School of Medicine
1924 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920-6999
Phone: 423-544-9339

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
1161 22nd Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37232
Phone: 615-322-2164

East Tennessee University
Quillen College of Medicine
P. O. Box 70694
Johnson City, TN 37614-0694
Phone: 423-439-6315

Meharry Medical College
105 D. B Todd Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37208
Phone: 615-327-6111

Continuing Education


Continuing Education

By Board Rule, all licensees are required to complete forty (40) hours of continuing medical education courses during the two (2) calendar years (January 1 – December 31) preceding their licensure renewal year.1 Effective July 1, 2014, at least two (2) of the forty (40) required hours shall be a course designed specifically to address prescribing practices.2 Accordingly, licensees who are scheduled to renew in 2015 must complete two (2) hours of continuing medical education in controlled substance prescribing by December 31, 2014.

Failure to comply with continuing education requirements may result in disciplinary action against the licensee or registrant. The disciplinary action will be reported on the Department of Health license verification web site.

By signing the renewal application form, licensees affirm that they have met this requirement. The Department of Health will be auditing licensees to determine and confirm compliance.

1TENN. COMP. R. & REGS. 0880-02-.19 (1).
2TENN. CODE ANN. § 63-1-402.

Licensure


Licensure Information


 

X-Ray Operators


Approved Educational Course and Continuing Education Providers


X-Ray Operators in Physicians Offices

Each person certified by the Board must biennially attend and complete twenty (20) hours of radiological related continuing education in courses approved by the Board.
The due date for proof of attendance and completion of the required continuing education hours is each certificate holder’s biennial renewal due date.
Each person must retain proof of attendance and completion of all continuing education courses.  This documentation must be retained for a period of four (4) years from the end of the calendar year in which the course is completed.  This documentation must be produced for inspection and verification, if requested in writing by the Board during its verification process.
Courses to be offered for credit toward the required continuing education hours must, unless otherwise provided, receive prior approval from the Board.
The following chart lists approved course providers:

TENNESSEE BOARD OF MEDICAL EXAMINERS APPROVED COURSES AND PROVIDERS FOR X-RAY OPERATORS

X=APPROVED TO OFFER:

Pre-Exam Courses Continuing Education Bone Densitometry
Course Provider Chest Extremities Skull Spine Sinuses    

Radiology Education Seminars
Phyllis B. Irwin Gregg
4721 Trousdale Drive, Suite 120
Nashville, TN 37220
(615) 333-9600
Course Re-approved 03/2011

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X-Ray Instructional Programs
Owen London, Director
5869 Grassy Valley Drive
Memphis, TN 38141
Course Re-approved 11/2008

X

X

X

X

X

 

 

Anthem Career College
James Thomas
560 Royal Parkway
Nashville, TN  37214
(615) 232-3700

X

X

X

X

X

X

 

Anthem Career College
Jacquelyn Porter
5865 Shelby Oaks Circle
Memphis, TN  38134-7354
(901) 432-3847

X

X

X

X

X

 

 

University of Tennessee
Department of Preventive Medicine
66 N. Pauline, Suite 633
Memphis, TN 38163

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

Med Vance Institute
1065 East 10th Street
Cookeville, TN 38501
(931) 526-3660, (800) 259-3659

 

 

 

 

 

X

X

Radiology Course Providers, LLC
1-800-609-9586
info@courseproviders.net

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

Mark Hohman
SelfDirectedCE.com

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

Tennessee Society of Radiologic Technologists

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

Tennessee Medical Association

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

American Medical Association

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

American Society of Radiologic Technologists

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

Any Accredited School of Medicine or
Radiological Health

 

 

 

 

 

X