Resources & Information

Aug 28 2014

Board elects officers to serve in 2014-2015

 Categories:  Board News The NC Medical Board elected officers for the coming year at the July meeting of the Board. Officers begin their terms November 1. Cheryl Lynn… Read More…
Jun 11 2014

NCMB, individual staff members win accolades

 Categories:  Board News The NCMB and two Board staff members were honored recently by the Administrators In Medicine (AIM) – the national professional organization for medical board executives… Read More…
Jun 11 2014

Walker secures spot on FSMB committee

 Categories:  Board News Barbara E. Walker, DO, who was appointed to the North Carolina Medical Board in November, won election to a national post during the 102nd meeting… Read More…
Jun 10 2014

Board adopts extensive new policy on prescribing controlled substances for pain

 Categories:  Board News The NCMB has adopted a comprehensive new position statement on the subject of treating pain with prescription opioid medications. This position statement, “Policy for the… Read More…
Nov 15 2013

Board elects officers to lead in 2014

 Categories:  Board News The NC Medical Board officers for the coming year begin their terms November 1. Paul S. Camnitz, of Greenville, will serve as president; Cheryl Walker-McGill,… Read More…
Aug 6 2013

Position Statement Update

 Categories:  Board News The NCMB regularly adopts new position statements and reviews and, where appropriate, revises the existing official position statements of the Board to ensure that they… Read More…
May 2 2013

Out and about

 Categories:  Board News The North Carolina Medical Board regularly sends Board Members and staff to speak to and engage with licensees, community organizations and other groups. Here are… Read More…
May 2 2013

Hospital suspensions related to failure to complete medical records (yes, those are actions too)

 Categories:  Board News Note from the author (added October 2016): Although the basic underlying concept that “The Board believes accurate, current, and complete medical records are an essential… Read More…
Dec 14 2012

Board elects officers to lead in 2013

 Categories:  Board News The NC Medical Board officers for the coming year begin their terms November 1. William A. Walker, MD, of Charlotte, will serve as president; Paul… Read More…
Dec 14 2012

Board reviews, revises five Position Statements

 Categories:  Board News The Policy Committee of the NC Medical Board regularly reviews and, as needed, amends its position statements to ensure they remain current and relevant to… Read More…