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Required Massachusetts Nursing CE Courses

Complete these required courses towards your Massachusetts nursing CE requirements.

Alzheimer's Disease: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Research

3.0 contact hours

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Recommended Massachusetts Nursing CE Courses

While these topics are not required, you may earn Massachusetts nursing CE hours towards your license renewal

Pain Management

5.0 contact hours

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Marijuana and CBD: Effective Treatment and Use

2.0 contact hours

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A Nurse's Role in the American Opioid Epidemic (free)

1.0 contact hours

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Influenza: Signs, Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention (free)

1.0 contact hours

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Mental Health for Veterans

2.0 contact hours

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Alzheimer's Disease: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Research

3.0 contact hours

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HIV/AIDs

6.0 contact hours

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Introduction to Pharmacology

3.0 contact hours

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  • Nurses are required to complete 15 hours of CE to renew a license
  • There is a one-time requirement for a CE course on the diagnosis, treatment, and care of patients with cognitive impairments, including, but not limited to, Alzheimer's and dementia.

RN licenses must be renewed every two years before the licensee's birth date in even numbered years (2018, 2020)

LPN licenses must be renewed every two years before the licensee's birth date in odd numbered years (2019, 2021)






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