Rhode Island is the fifteenth state to have the Interstate Compact for Medical Licensure introduced in its Legislature.
26-Feb-2015 5:05 PM EST
The Interstate Medical Licensure Compact has been approved by both chambers of the Utah Legislature, making Utah the first state to send the legislation to its Governor to be signed into law.
24-Feb-2015 5:00 PM EST
Legislative chambers in three states – South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming – have passed the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact, new legislation that would create an expedited multi-state licensing pathway for qualified physicians, while expanding...
13-Feb-2015 3:00 PM EST
Federation of State Medical Boards Responds to False and Misleading Attacks on Interstate Medical Licensure Compact
The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) has released a fact sheet refuting false and misleading public statements and distortions about the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact.
30-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST
With some state legislative sessions only a few weeks old, already legislators in eight states – Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Vermont, and Wyoming – have formally introduced the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact,...
23-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST
The Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies, Federation of State Medical Boards Release Free Continuing Education Program for Pharmacists and Physicians
The Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies (ASOP) and the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) announce the availability of a free online continuing education program (CME/CPE), entitled “Internet Drug Sellers: What Providers Need To Know,”...
23-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST
The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) announced that it has recently been certified for a second time by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). The FSMB, which received its initial NCQA Certification in 2012, is certified under...
2-Dec-2014 4:00 PM EST
National Association of State Controlled Substances Authorities Endorses Federation of State Medical Boards Model Policy on Opioid Prescribing
The National Association of State Controlled Substances Authorities (NASCSA) formally endorsed the Federation of State Medical Boards’ (FSMB) Model Policy on the Use of Opioid Analgesics in the Treatment of Chronic Pain by unanimous vote during...
28-Oct-2014 6:00 PM EDT