- 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
Because of potential negative repercussions affecting their licensing, nearly 40% of physicians in a recent national study by the Mayo Clinic reported that they would be reluctant to seek formal medical care for treatment of a mental health condition.
The study, "Medical Licensure Questions and Physician Reluctance to Seek Care for Mental Health Conditions," appeared in the October 2017 Mayo clinic Proceedings. The authors looked at initial and renewal license applications in 50 states plus the District of Columbia, extracting and coding application questions relating . . .
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