Resources & Information

Apr 29 2020

NCMB guidance on training needed to meet critical healthcare needs

Gov. Roy Cooper’s Executive Order #130 directed state licensing boards to develop guidance on the level of training and qualifications required for medical professionals to… Read More…

Apr 13 2020

NCMB extends expiration date for emergency temp licenses

In light of the anticipated duration of the COVID-19 pandemic, NCMB has extended the expiration dates of certain emergency temporary licenses issued during the declared… Read More…

Apr 13 2020

NCMB creates temp license for new PA grads

NCMB has issued an order to allow new physician assistant (PA) graduates who have not been able to complete the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination(PANCE)… Read More…

Apr 13 2020

Emergency reassignments for NPs

NCMB has issued an order to allow NPs to be temporarily reassigned to a new practice area within the same facility to meet a critical… Read More…

Apr 9 2020

NCMB takes additional actions to assist with COVID-19

During a special meeting on Thursday evening, the North Carolina Medical Board (NCMB) took additional actions related to COVID-19, including easing certain licensure requirements for… Read More…

Apr 2 2020


NCMB has updated its COVID-19 resource page with FAQs that answer key questions about medical practice in the state during the current state of emergency.

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