Resources & Information

Apr 16 2018

Grant to fund three additional opioid CME panel sessions

NCMB and Wake AHEC have received grant funding to pay for three additional opioid panel discussion sessions in North Carolina this year. This will bring… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

New Position Statement: Policy for the use of audio or visual recordings in patient care

The Board recognizes that there may be valid reasons for licensees to make audio or visual recordings of patients during a healthcare encounter. However, such… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

Amended Position Statement: Electronic Health Records

[Excerpted from the position statement entitled, Medical record documentation]

The promise and potential of information technology in health care, particularly the use… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

2017 position statement review

The Board reviews position statements at least once every four years, or more frequently if new information or issues come to light that may necessitate… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

Register with HealthConnex by June 1

Physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners who see Medicaid patients must register for the state’s Health Information Exchange, HealthConnex, by June 1, 2018, to continue… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

Wait a minute, I don’t supervise that NP or PA anymore…

One of the most frequent inquiries NCMB gets is how a physician can remove a nurse practitioner or PA the physician no longer supervises from… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

Getting to know the people of the NC Medical Board: Shawn P. Parker, JD, MPA

APPOINTED 2016 | ATTORNEY WITH SMITH ANDERSON | PUBLIC BOARD MEMBER| RALEIGH, NC

Q: Why did you want to serve on the… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

Supporting colleagues in a time of crisis

Physicians and physician assistants licensed by the Board contributed more than $172,000 to the NC Physicians Health Program Treatment Scholarship Fund during the 12-months ended… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

Wellspring by NCPHP: Accepting role reversal—when the doctor becomes the patient

Collectively, too many healthcare professionals have a certain maladaptive mindset when it comes to their own health and healthcare. To varying degrees, the internal script… Read More…
Mar 12 2018

NC CSRS now provides multi-state data. Now what?

Prescribers registered with the NC Controlled Substances Reporting System (NC CSRS) can now obtain prescription drug histories from other states. The Forum asked the director… Read More…