Recertification

 

 

Two Options for Recertification

Effective October 1, 2010 the Department of Transportation requires all certified MROs to maintain their certification and "re-qualify" (i.e. recertify) every five years.  

ONSITE (Basic or Advanced Comprehensive MRO Training)

(The exam is offered onsite immediately following the training program)

  • The exam is closed-book and proctored
  • The exam is a two-hour timed examination
  • Results are provided two to three weeks after the exam date
  • Two retests permitted (after a failed exam) within a 12 month time frame onsite or online

ONLINE

AAMRO Online MRO Recertification Training & Certification Exam

AAMRO provides physicians the opportunity to complete their MRO recertification training and certification exam online using any computer & high-speed Internet connection. The online training offers a seven module e-learning course that is the first offering to allow professional Medical Review Officers to complete their recertification training and exam online.  

  • The online training has to be taken within 30 days
  • The cost of the online training is $450.00
  • The training can be taken and saved so you can log on and off within the 30 day period
  • You must purchased the current copy of the MRO Handbook
  • CME Credits: Online training is accepted for 15 prescribed credit hours by the American Academy of Family Physicians

 

Online Certification Exam

You may take the online exam after you have completed the online recertifcation course or if have attending an onsite training with AAMRO within the last 12 months.

  • The exam is open-book. You may save your work and return to it as often as needed in order to complete the exam in the allotted time
  • The exam is taken on your own computer with an Internet connection
  • The exam is a 30-day examination
  • Results are provided immediately at the end of the exam, you will be able to review any questions you answered incorrectly
  • The exam can be taken and saved so you can log on and off within the 30 day period
  • Two retests permitted (after a failed exam) within a 3 month time frame onsite or online
  • Full payment is required to take the exam a 3rd time
  • CME Credits: Online exam is accepted for 16 prescribed credit hours by the American Academy of Family Physicians

     

    For further information call AAMRO at (800) 489-1839 or download the appliciation:

     

    Download Recertification Application