Resources & Information

May 16 2016

Rule changes would require CME in pain management

After a vigorous debate, the Board voted 6-4 during its March meeting to seek approval for rule changes that would require physicians and physician assistants… Read More…
Feb 11 2016

Greenville psychiatrist named to NCMB

North Carolina Medical Board is pleased to welcome Venkata Jonnalagadda, MD, FAPA, as its newest Board Member. Governor Pat McCrory appointed Jonnalagadda to the Board,… Read More…
Feb 5 2016

NC’s prescription monitoring database: an underused resource

The state run NC Controlled Substances Reporting System (NCCSRS) is an important tool for any medical professional who prescribes controlled substances. Yes, according to the… Read More…
Feb 4 2016

Browse (and contribute to) NCMB’s online physician wellness resources

NCMB has assembled an online collection of wellness and burnout resources at the recommendation of Board Members and stakeholders who participated in NCMB’s June 2015… Read More…
Feb 4 2016

Request a speaker from the NCMB

The North Carolina Medical Board is pleased to provide Board Members and/or Board staff to speak to professional groups and other audiences; medical students, residents,… Read More…
Feb 4 2016

Quarterly Board Actions Report | August - October 2015

The Board actions listed below are published in an abbreviated format. The report does not include non-prejudicial actions such as reentry agreements and non-disciplinary consent… Read More…
Feb 4 2016

Board seeks comment on rule changes to require controlled substances CME

NCMB has developed draft rules for implementing a new state requirement that all prescribers of controlled substances obtain mandatory continuing medical education in prescribing these… Read More…
Feb 4 2016

NCMB Position Statements: 2015 changes and year in review

Each year, in the Winter issue of the Forum, NCMB highlights recent changes to the Board’s official position statements. Position statements are an important resource… Read More…
Feb 4 2016

2016 Demographic Update

Here’s where physician and physician assistant population totals stood as of January 1, 2016.

2016 physician/PA population:

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Feb 4 2016

High Point OB/GYN reappointed to NCMB

Congratulations to President-elect Eleanor E. Greene, MD, MPH, on her recent reappointment to the Board. Gov. Pat McCrory notified NCMB of Dr. Greene’s reappointment in… Read More…