Resources & Information

NCMB offers various handbooks and guides on specific topics to assist licensees with complying with laws, rules and policies related to the practice of medicine. Browse our offerings below. Please note, the resources posted are not reviewed regularly for accuracy and may not present the most current information. If you are aware of information that is out-of-date, please email corrections to

Statutory Exceptions to the Clinician’s Duty of Confidentiality

Guide to Closing a Medical Practice

Guidance on Laser Surgery (addresses ownership and operation of tattoo/hair removal clinics)

Licensee guide to reporting mandatory information to NCMB

Handbook for clinicians serving as Expert Medical Reviewers

NCMB newsletter article on delegating medical tasks to unlicensed personnel