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Feb
282014

Brochure offers assistance to ACA health insurance seekers

Individuals who currently do not have health insurance must enroll no later…


Feb
282014

Save the date and tell your patients: Drug take-back day set for April 26

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has scheduled the eighth DEA National Prescription…


Feb
282014

Quarterly Board Actions Report, Aug-Oct 2013

View recent Board actions for the months of August, September and October…


Feb
282014

NCMB bids farewell to former long-serving Board Member; Col. Hector Henry II, MD

Col. Hector Himel Henry II, MD, a Concord urologist and former member…


Feb
282014

Meet the newest additions to the NCMB

The NCMB welcomed three new physician Board members and one new public…


Feb
282014

2013 physician assistant site visits find most in compliance, but serious violations persist

An unprecedented 86 percent of physician assistants selected for compliance review visits…


Feb
282014

NCMB Position Statements as of 12/31/2013

The Board annually publishes its full catalogue of Position Statements as a…


Feb
282014

NC Vital Records offers free training on new death certificate form

Effective Jan. 1, physicians and others who complete death certificates in North…


Feb
282014

“Good Samaritan” law offers protection for prevention of overdose deaths

A drug overdose prevention law that took effect in April 2013 provides…


Feb
282014

What moves the needle? Factors that influence NCMB decisions and policy

One thing I’ve learned in more than five years of service on…


Feb
042014

State offers free training on new death certificate form

Effective Jan. 1, physicians and others who complete death certificates in North…


Nov
152013

Professional Corps and LLCs: Renew by year’s end

Medical professional corporations and limited liabilities companies are required to renew their…


Nov
152013

Quarterly Board Actions Report, May-July 2013

View recent Board actions or sign up to receive notification when…


Nov
152013

Physician obligation to complete death certificates

Refusals or delays in certifying patient deaths have real consequences
The…


Nov
152013

Did you know?

Licensees are required to report changes in certain information, such as practice…