In this issue of the Forum, our Lessons from the Disciplinary Committee feature explores misunderstandings that can arise during physical examinations - and what licensees can do to avoid them - we cover Medical Corporations 101 on the NCMB podcast and we remind licensees to be safe and practice self care during the holidays. We also share an urgent message from NC DHHS on the resurgence of congenital syphilis and the importance of prenatal testing.
In this issue, outgoing Board President Michaux R. Kilpatrick, MD, PhD, bids farewell and we share results form NCMB’s 2023 Licensee Survey. Also, read the latest updates on two important position statement, Telemedicine and Policy on Prescribing Opioids for the Treatment of Pain. Plus, NCMB welcomes two new physician Board Members, meet the 2023-2024 NCMB leadership team and browse Board actions from July and August 2023.
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!