Continuing Education



Centene / Cenpatico Behavioral Health is an approved provider of continuing education for the following entities:

California Board of Nursing:

  • Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 16739 for specific event determined contact hours. CA nursing approval may apply to other states nursing boards. Please check with your credentialing board.

Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health: Counseling provider number 50-16294 expires 3.31.21

State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation: 

  • Social Workers - provider number: 159.001308 (Expiration: 11.30.21); 
  • Counseling  - provider number: 197.000 (Expiration: 3.31.2021); 
  • Marriage and Family Therapy - provider number: 168.000219 (Expiration: 2.28.2021)

Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board: Continuing Education Provider License number 13-006

National Board For Certified Counselors, NBCC:                                     

  • Centene has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6673. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Centene is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. 

Texas Professional Licensing and Certification Unit, Texas Department of State Health Services: provider number: 4753 

CE Requirement: 

In order to receive CE’s participants must attend entire course, complete the pretest and the posttest.  All attendees are offered an evaluation.  If all requirements are completed, participants will receive their CE eligible certificate within 30 days via email.  Board approvals will be listed on the certificate.  If a board is not listed, professionals will need to submit the training to their board for approval.

Course Fees: 

No charge for the training.  Cancelations would be appreciated 24 hours in advance of the training.

How to request ADA accommodations: 

Contact the trainer to arrange for accommodations.


All certificates will be issued to all participants that met the requirements within 30 days.  A certificate will be emailed to the participant.


If you are dissatisfied with the training, you can file a grievance by clicking on this link or sending an email to this address

For more information contact:

Centene Corporation

CE Director

Lisa Wharton

Centene Subsidiaries: Absolute Total Care; Arkansas Health & Wellness; Bridgeway Health Solutions; Buckeye Health Plan; California Health & Wellness; Coordinated Care; Envolve; Fidelis Care, Health Net; Home State Health; Louisiana Healthcare Connections; Magnolia Health; MHS Health Wisconsin; MHS; Michigan Complete Health; Nebraska Total Care, NH Healthy Families; PA Health & Wellness; Peach State Health Plan; Silversummit Healthplan; Sunshine Health; Sunflower Health Plan; Superior Healthplan; Trillium Community Health Plan; Cenpatico; Illinicare; Iowa Total Care; Western Sky Community Care