Resources & Information

Jun 30 2016

New law expands access to overdose “rescue” drug

The opioid overdose-reversal medication naloxone is now available without a prescription at pharmacies statewide thanks to a new state law signed recently by Gov. Pat… Read More…

Jun 20 2016

Free CME: CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

The Center for Diseases Control is offering a free CME on their guideline for prescribing opioids for chronic pain. During this COCA Call, clinicians will… Read More…

Jun 15 2016

Board Member elected to national office

Cheryl Walker-McGill, MD, the Board’s Immediate Past President, was recently elected to a three-year term on the Federation of State Medical Boards’ (FSMB) Board of… Read More…

Jun 13 2016

Public Hearing: CME rule changes

NCMB is pursuing rule changes that would require physicians and physician assistants who prescribe controlled substances to complete continuing medical education (CME) hours on the… Read More…