- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Licensee not entitled to second evidentiary hearing after 11 years of procedural up-and-downs
- Discipline upheld against psychologist who gave patient file to opposing counsel in lawsuit
- Complainant cannot force board to let him testify against licensee
- Formal recommendation by hearing examiner not required in order to revoke a license
- Licensee cannot dodge obligation to adhere to trade standards through provision in contract with customer
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.