In this issue of the Forum, we present the latest installment of our Lessons from Disciplinary Committee Series, offering guidance on avoiding missteps with physician supervision of APPs. We also highlight a new CME series developed by NCMB and partners to help licensees fulfill the new DEA training requirement related to substance use disorder and feature information on how licensees with regulatory history can manage - or request relief from - obligations.
In this issue, Board President Michaux Kilpatrick, MD, PhD, urges her colleagues to consider the impact they can make through service as a Board Member, NCMB announces its new CEO and we honor the organization’s outgoing leader. Also, get the details on the new training requirement for DEA registrants, check out March-April 2023 Board actions and more!
In this issue of the Forum, we feature another case-based Lessons from the Disciplinary Committee article, observe Child Abuse Prevention Month and put a call out for physician Board Member applicants. Also, the 2022 NCMB Annual Report is now available and we have a new Public Member!
In this issue, Board President Michaux R. Kilpatrick, MD, PhD, discusses how NCMB is working on ways to help licensees keep patient welfare their top priority in an increasingly corporate health care environment, we review the recent dissolution of the X-Waiver program for buprenorphine prescribers and we highlight the licensee’s duty to report professional sexual misconduct by others to NCMB in our latest podcast episode. Also find public Board Actions for Nov-Dec 2022 and a reminder to check your email - are you missing messages from NCMB?
In this issue of the Forum, we list new CME opportunities on recognizing and responding to suspected abuse, we have updated CME on controlled substances prescribing and responding to addiction, we share a new feature called, “Lessons from NCMB’s Disciplinary Committee”, and we make mention our holiday hiatus for MedBoard Matters.