Resources & Information

Aug 27 2015

New law adds dedicated PA seat to the NCMB

The Governor recently signed into law a bill that will add a dedicated seat for a physician assistant to the NCMB, bringing the total number… Read More…
Aug 27 2015

DEA registration holders: Sign up for access to the state’s CSRS today

According to the administrators of the state-run NC Controlled Substances Reporting System (CSRS), less than half of in-state licensees with a DEA registration are registered… Read More…
Aug 27 2015

Mark your calendars: Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

The 10th National Prescription Drug Take-Back is set for Saturday, Sept. 26th from 10 am-2 pm. As with the previous nine Take-Back events, sites will… Read More…
Aug 27 2015

Is your licensee information page ready for visitors?

Did you know every licensed physician and physician assistant has a licensee information page on the Board’s website? Patients and others access these more than… Read More…
Aug 27 2015

The looming epidemic of physician burnout

The NCMB hosted a roundtable discussion on Physician Wellness, with particular emphasis on burnout, on June 17. The event brought together medical professionals and other… Read More…
Aug 27 2015

Treating children of divorce: Obtaining custody documents and setting clear ground rules are key

Currently over 1 million children experience divorce each year and up to 61% of children in this country will experience their childhood in single-parent homes.… Read More…
Aug 27 2015

Need a speaker?

The North Carolina Medical Board is pleased to provide Board Members and/ or Board staff to speak to professional groups and other audiences; medical students,… Read More…
Aug 27 2015

NCMB Leadership Team for 2015-2016

The NC Medical Board elected officers for the coming year at the July meeting of the Board. Officers begin their terms November 1. Pascal Osita… Read More…
Aug 27 2015

Who is responsible for quality of care in an era of diminished provider autonomy?

I entered the practice of medicine at a time when physicians could more or less count on being masters of their professional domains. Most either… Read More…
Jul 1 2015

2014 Annual Report now available

The NCMB recently published its agency annual report, reflecting the Board’s work during calendar year 2014. The Board has published a limited number of paper… Read More…