NC Medical Board Refines Safe Opioid Prescribing Initiative Criteria

The North Carolina Medical Board (NCMB) voted last month to refine how they determine who will be…

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FREE Opioid Prescribing CME in Greenville

The North Carolina Medical Board established a new CME requirement last year that applies to…

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What Controlled Substance CME Is Required By the Medical Board?

Answers to your questions about the new CME requirement for those physicians and physician…

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New Opioid Prescribing CME Rules Approved

The NC Rules Review Commission has granted final approval to North Carolina Medical Board rule…

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Legislative Short Session Concludes

This year North Carolina legislators actually kept their promise to wrap-up their work by the July…

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NCMS Pushed for Statewide Standing Order for Naloxone

Article by Minali Nigam, 2016 NCMS Foundation Medical Journalism Intern Last Monday at a press…

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Special Conference on Curbing Prescription Drug Abuse in NC

The North Carolina Department of Justice is bringing together law enforcement, public health,…

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New Report: Opioid Use Among Injured Workers Declines

According to a new Workers’ Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) report released last week,…

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