Resources & Information

Feb 7 2013

NCMB welcomes four new Board members

 Categories:  Announcements The North Carolina Medical Board is pleased to welcome four new Board members and to welcome back Dr. Eleanor E. Greene, who was recently reappointed… Read More…
May 15 2012

Notice of corporate suspensions

 Categories:  Announcements In April, the North Carolina Medical Board notified the NC Secretary of State‚Äôs office that it had suspended 304 Professional Corporations and PLLCs due to… Read More…
May 15 2012

To all expert reviewers. . .We thank you!

 Categories:  Announcements

Editor's note: NCMB's process for arranging independent expert medical reviewers has changed. The staff contact as of April 2019 is Lynne… Read More…
Oct 27 2011

Thank you!

 Categories:  Announcements The NCMB received a tremendous response to its call for independent expert medical reviewers, which appeared in this space in the last issue of the… Read More…
Oct 27 2011

Fines, discipline possible for some CME cases

 Categories:  Announcements The Board has noticed an increase in the number of licensees who fail to respond in a timely manner when notified that they are not… Read More…
Oct 27 2011

Officers chosen to lead Medical Board in 2012

 Categories:  Announcements The NC Medical Board has seated its Board officers for the coming year. Ralph C. Loomis, MD, of Asheville, NC, will serve as president; William… Read More…
Oct 1 2011

PAs and NPs may now sign death certificates

 Categories:  Announcements Effective October 1, physician assistants and nurse practitioners may legally complete death certificates.

Amendments to state law (NCGS 90-18.1) require that PAs… Read More…
Oct 1 2011

Board adopts three attempt rule for exams

 Categories:  Announcements The NCMB has amended the administrative rules regarding proof of medical licensure examination passage within a specified number of attempts, based on feedback that the… Read More…
Jul 20 2011

FSMB urges medical boards to move on MOL

 Categories:  Announcements At its recent annual meeting in Seattle, the Federation of State Medical Boards adopted a detailed blueprint intended to guide state medical boards as they… Read More…
Jul 20 2011

Janelle A. Rhyne, MD, installed as FSMB Chair

 Categories:  Announcements Janelle A. Rhyne, MD, who served as NC Medical Board president in 2007-2008, is now the senior physician leader in medical regulation. Dr. Rhyne, who… Read More…