Resources & Information

Feb 28 2014

2013 physician assistant site visits find most in compliance, but serious violations persist

 Categories:  Bulletin Board An unprecedented 86 percent of physician assistants selected for compliance review visits in 2013 were in full compliance with state law and related Board rules.… Read More…
Nov 15 2013

Did you know?

 Categories:  Bulletin Board Licensees are required to report changes in certain information, such as practice address and phone number or current area of practice, to the Board within… Read More…
Nov 15 2013

The NCMB’s growing PA population

 Categories:  Bulletin Board Physician assistants are the NCMB’s fastest growing licensee group. Since 2009, their ranks have increased by 2,000 to just over 5,000 PAs – an increase… Read More…
May 2 2013

Year in review: A look back at data from 2012

 Categories:  Bulletin Board It’s that time again: Year in Review time. This feature highlights a selection of Board data in a two-page graphic spread that, we hope, illustrates… Read More…
May 2 2013

ENTER NOW and win!

 Categories:  Bulletin Board Win a chance to be featured in an upcoming NCMB campaign with the Licensee Information Challenge.

The NCMB challenges licensees to make… Read More…
May 2 2013

How complete is your LI page?

 Categories:  Bulletin Board An in depth look at who's reporting optional information on the NCMB's expanded Licensee Information pages.

Who's reporting and what are… Read More…
Feb 7 2013

Serve on the North Carolina Medical Board

 Categories:  Bulletin Board Three physician members of the North Carolina Medical Board will complete their second and final terms this year. The independent panel that nominates candidates for… Read More…
Feb 7 2013

Prescribe Suboxone? Register to comply with state law

 Categories:  Bulletin Board Licensees who prescribe buprenorphine and certain combination drugs such as Suboxone for the treatment of opioid addiction are required to register annually with the North… Read More…
Dec 14 2012

NCMB guide aims to assist with mandatory reporting requirements

 Categories:  Bulletin Board Communicable diseases. Deaths. Deaths from communicable diseases. Blindness. Child abuse. Pesticide-related illness or injury.

It can be overwhelming, if not impossible, for… Read More…
Dec 14 2012

Avoiding common pitfalls in PA practice

 Categories:  Bulletin Board Physician assistants and their supervising physicians often face a variety of challenging issues when obtaining and maintaining a license to practice medicine in North Carolina.… Read More…