- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Failure to cite professional code as evidence was error, but not fatal error
- Remote exam proctoring violates civil rights, California ACLU maintains
- FBI: Impostors posing as regulators threaten medical licensees nationwide with license suspension
- Case against board for refusal to retroactively renew license can continue
- Therapy degree is insufficient for general counseling license, but requiring degree to mention “counseling” is arbitrary
Physicians in selected states who are interested in practicing telehealth across state lines can now apply to the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC). The IMLC has been in development since 2014, to encourage the new possibilities achievable through medicine and communication technology. As it stands, only 7 of the 18 member states can currently apply for their interstate license, but the remaining 11 will be added once a dispute with the FBI is settled.