Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword or section
Like this
2Activity

Table Of Contents

0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Know Your State Medical Board

Know Your State Medical Board

Ratings: (0)|Views: 37 |Likes:
Published by Shirley Pigott MD

More info:

Published by: Shirley Pigott MD on Mar 26, 2011
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

03/26/2011

pdf

text

original

 
 
KnowYourState’sMedicalBoard
AnIntegrativeMedicalPractitioner’sGuidetoUnderstandingtheLegalandRegulatoryEnvironmentsinthe50States
 
i
TableofContents
SectionI:UnderstandingtheLaw.....................................................................................................1
A.Introduction.........................................................................................................................................................................................1
B.TheMedicalBoard............................................................................................................................................................................2
1.TheBasics...............................................................................................................................................................................................2
2.ActivelyPracticingBoardMembers...........................................................................................................................................3
3.ConflictsofInterest............................................................................................................................................................................3
C.TheComplaint.....................................................................................................................................................................................3
1.StatuteofLimitations.......................................................................................................................................................................3
2.AnonymousComplaints...................................................................................................................................................................3
3.SwornComplaints..............................................................................................................................................................................4
4.Immunity&Malice.............................................................................................................................................................................4
5.ResolvingtheDisputeDirectlywiththePractitioner.........................................................................................................4
D.Notice......................................................................................................................................................................................................4
1.NoticeisbyaReasonableServiceofProcessMethod.........................................................................................................4
2.CopyoftheComplaint.......................................................................................................................................................................4
3.TimetoAnswer....................................................................................................................................................................................
4.NoticeinAdvanceofaHearing....................................................................................................................................................
E.TheInvestigation...............................................................................................................................................................................5
1.PeerReview...........................................................................................................................................................................................
2.IndependentExpertReview...........................................................................................................................................................
3.SharingExpertInformation...........................................................................................................................................................
F.TheHearing,Decision,&JudicialReview................................................................................................................................5
1.ClearandConvincingEvidence....................................................................................................................................................
2.DemonstratingtheRiskofHarm.................................................................................................................................................6
3.ConflictofInterestwiththePractitioner.................................................................................................................................6
4.FindingtheStandardofCare:CMECredits............................................................................................................................6
5.ProportionalDiscipline....................................................................................................................................................................6
6.TheAdministrativeJudgeorReviewPanel’sRecommendedAction............................................................................6
7.ExpungingDismissedActions........................................................................................................................................................
8.MeaningfulJudicialReview............................................................................................................................................................
G.IntegrativeMedicine........................................................................................................................................................................7
1.UnprofessionalConduct&IntegrativeMedicine..................................................................................................................
2.PermissiontoUseorIncorporateCAMTherapies...............................................................................................................8
3.PatientChoiceinHealthCare.......................................................................................................................................................8
4.InformedConsent...............................................................................................................................................................................8
H.Conclusion............................................................................................................................................................................................8
SectionII:RankingtheStatesforIntegrativeMedicalPractitioners..................................................9
A.Introduction.........................................................................................................................................................................................9
B.Methodology........................................................................................................................................................................................9
C.StateRankings..................................................................................................................................................................................10
SectionIII:TheStateChecklists......................................................................................................11
Alabama...................................................................................................................................................................................................11
Alaska.......................................................................................................................................................................................................12
 
ii
Arizona(MD).........................................................................................................................................................................................13
Arizona(DO)..........................................................................................................................................................................................14Arkansas..................................................................................................................................................................................................15
California(MD).....................................................................................................................................................................................16
California(DO)......................................................................................................................................................................................17Colorado..................................................................................................................................................................................................18
Connecticut............................................................................................................................................................................................19Delaware.................................................................................................................................................................................................20
DistrictofColumbia............................................................................................................................................................................21
Florida(MD)..........................................................................................................................................................................................22
Florida(DO)...........................................................................................................................................................................................23
Georgia.....................................................................................................................................................................................................24
Hawaii.......................................................................................................................................................................................................25
Idaho.........................................................................................................................................................................................................26
Illinois.......................................................................................................................................................................................................27
Indiana.....................................................................................................................................................................................................28
Iowa...........................................................................................................................................................................................................29
Kansas.......................................................................................................................................................................................................30
Kentucky..................................................................................................................................................................................................31
Louisiana.................................................................................................................................................................................................32
Maine(MD)............................................................................................................................................................................................33
Maine(DO).............................................................................................................................................................................................34
Maryland.................................................................................................................................................................................................35
Massachusetts.......................................................................................................................................................................................36Michigan(MD)......................................................................................................................................................................................37Michigan(DO).......................................................................................................................................................................................38
Minnesota...............................................................................................................................................................................................39
Mississippi..............................................................................................................................................................................................40
Missouri...................................................................................................................................................................................................41
Montana...................................................................................................................................................................................................42Nebraska.................................................................................................................................................................................................43Nevada(MD)..........................................................................................................................................................................................44
Nevada(DO)..........................................................................................................................................................................................45NewHampshire....................................................................................................................................................................................46
NewJersey..............................................................................................................................................................................................47NewMexico(MD)................................................................................................................................................................................48
NewMexico(DO).................................................................................................................................................................................49
NewYork.................................................................................................................................................................................................50
NorthCarolina......................................................................................................................................................................................51NorthDakota.........................................................................................................................................................................................52
Ohio...........................................................................................................................................................................................................53Oklahoma(MD)....................................................................................................................................................................................54Oklahoma(DO).....................................................................................................................................................................................55
Oregon......................................................................................................................................................................................................56
Pennsylvania(MD).............................................................................................................................................................................57
Pennsylvania(DO)..............................................................................................................................................................................58
RhodeIsland..........................................................................................................................................................................................59
SouthCarolina.......................................................................................................................................................................................60SouthDakota.........................................................................................................................................................................................61Tennessee(MD)...................................................................................................................................................................................62Tennessee(DO)....................................................................................................................................................................................63Texas.........................................................................................................................................................................................................64

Activity (2)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 thousand reads
1 hundred reads

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->