The SC state legislature. The South Carolina Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP), also known as Senate Bill 840, was signed into law on June 6, 2014. Through this statute, South Carolina licensed physicians are required to obtain two continuing medical education credit hours related to the approved procedures of prescribing and monitoring controlled substances.
What is the requirement?
All licensed South Carolina physicians must obtain two hours of CME related to procedures of prescribing and monitoring controlled substances. The SCMA’s course is approved by statute and will fulfill the requirement. This course is FREE to all licensed South Carolina physicians.
How much does this course cost?
The course on procedures of prescribing and monitoring controlled substances offered by the SCMA is free for SCMA members. There is a fee for all other participants.
Why take this course?
The SCMA’s course is designed specifically for South Carolina physicians, is approved by the statute, and fulfills the two hour requirement.
A live broadcast that is hosted on the Zoom platform. The webinar happens in real-time and has a specific start time. A webinar typically incorporates video, audio and supporting material (e.g., presentation slides).
To be assigned a MyCME Username, you need to enter your South Carolina medical license number. Once a MyCME Username is displayed, use your MyCME Username to access your account and take courses.
Selecting a Course
After selecting a course, click “read more” to see course details, place it in your cart, and checkout. Returning to Purchased Courses If you log out of the MyCME Online Library and want to return later to take a previously purchased course, simply hover over the “sign in” button and then select “products” in the drop down menu. Your course should be visible.
To recover a forgotten password, enter the email address you used when registering for MyCME. For members, this is also the email address used for MyCME Tracking. Registration.scmedical.org
All who pass the post test may print a certificate. However as a convenience for our members, proof of completion of the course(s) is also automatically recorded in the MyCME tracking system and reported as necessary.
As a MyCME registered user, SCMA members may load and track all CME credit hours (AMA PRA Category I Credit(s) or equivalent), not just those taken in the MyCME Online Library.
You may narrow your search by dragging your cursor/mouse over the "Browse by Delivery Type" pull down located in the top, left corner of the catalog home page. Here, you can limit your search to the delivery type you wish to view.
You may search programs by using the "Search" bar at the top of the page, which is located at the top, center of the catalog home page. Here you may search by any word, all words, or an exact phrase.
On the Search Results page, you can assign the filters of your choice and re-sort the search results to your preference. The Category Filter shows the available primary categories with a number count of courses in each category. Once a primary category is selected, the secondary filter will populate with secondary categories within the primary category (includes course number count). When no primary category is indicated, all secondary categories will populate.
You may access your course history by hovering over "Hello, [Your Name]" in the top right corner and clicking "My Past Events" on the menu.
When you click on the title of the program there will be an "Add to Cart" or "Register Now" button to the right of the course details, click this to add the item(s) to your account. You will be brought to a Pricing Page that will list your pricing options. You will need to sign into your D.C. Bar account in order to receive the correct member pricing for your jurisdiction(s). Follow the checkout prompts to complete your registration. Hover over “Hello, [Your Name]” to access your account and registrations.
Detailed information is provided on the course details page which can be accessed by clicking on a course title. The course details page will include program description/schedule/content, credits, and faculty/presenters.
Sign in with your member credentials. Hover over "Hello, [Your Name]" and select "My Events." By default, you will see a list of your registrations organized first by events that have a future live date and then followed by your newest to oldest by registration date. Additional filtering options are available to you at "Sort By" at the top of the screen and under "Refine your results" and "Display Registrations From" at the left of the screen. You will also receive a confirmation email at the time of registration to the email address associated with your online catalog account profile.
1. Navigate to the catalog home page at www.dcbar.InReachCE.com 2. Hover the mouse over "Hello, Guest" in the top right corner and click "Sign In." You will be redirected to the D.C. Bar site to enter your member credentials. Once logged in, the window will then redirect you back to the InReach Catalog logged in. The "Hello Guest" button with will change to "Hello, [Your Name]" 3. If not redirected automatically to the My Events page, you can always find it by hovering your mouse over "Hello, [Your Name]" in the top right corner and clicking "My Events" on the menu. 4.Once on the My Events page, locate the appropriate program and launch.
You may want to access your course content from a different computer or location if you do not meet any of the previously listed requirements. Please reach out to our customer support team at (877) 880-1335 or Support@InReachCE.com for assistance with testing your system. IMPORTANT: If you will be accessing any of the online content at a work location, it is strongly recommended that you first check with your IT department or Network Administrator to ensure that you have appropriate permissions to install programs and/or the ability to access streaming media.
If the course is a playable format, when in your account, you will see a large "Play" button. The Play button is what you use to watch your program. On-Demand products can be accessed at your leisure. If you are connecting to a live program (webcast/webinar), you will not be able to start the program until the date/time listed in the product details. If the program is a Zoom Webinar, the “Play” button will open a window with the corresponding Zoom link. Downloadable content will have a green "Download" button that you press to either play the content from the site, or download and save to your computer.
When you click the green 'Play' button, it will launch the viewer in a new window or a Zoom link in a new window. If you are clicking this button and nothing is happening, more than likely the viewer window is already open. Please check all open and/or minimized windows.
Depending on your current SCMA membership status and your current use with SCMA's MyCME, there are three ways to register for the MyCME Online Library. Please follow these simple steps to access the library:
1. I am a current SCMA Member and I currently use the MyCME Tracking Tool.
If you currently use MyCME to track your CME, simply enter the library and use your current MyCME username and password to login.
2. I am a current SCMA Member, but I do not currently use the MyCME Tracking Tool.
To access the library, you must be a registered user of MyCME. Once you register for MyCME, you'll use that username and password to enter the library.
Registering for MyCME is easy. Simply visit the MyCME First Time Users by clicking here and follow these simple steps:
1. Enter your user name. Your username is your SCMA Account Number. If you do not have access to your account number, please contact our SCMA office by phone at 1-800-327-1021 or by email.
2. Next, enter in your first name, last name, email, and the six digit verification code. A request will then be sent to the SCMA so you can begin accessing MyCME.
3. Be on the lookout for an email from the SCMA after you have registered that will contain all of the login information for you to access MyCME. Please note that all emails will be sent 1-2 business days* after you have registered.
4. Once you receive your login information, you can use that information to enter the library.
3. I am not a current SCMA Member.
If you are a non-SCMA Member and wish to access the MyCME Online Library, click here.