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HealthScene Ohio - Fall 2017 Issue Available

HealthScene Ohio - Fall 2017 Issue Available

HealthScene Ohio, the Medical Board’s quarterly magazine, is now available. The fall 2017 issue features articles showing how Ohio is combating the opioid epidemic, obtaining better health with diabetes, the many forms of Oriental Medicine, vaccinations for adults, a clinic dedicated to migrant workers, aging gracefully with geriatric medicine, medical response during disasters, addressing heart failure, improving health literacy, developing more effective treatments for MS and preventing misdiagnosis in emergency medicine.

 

The October Issue of eNews is Available

The October 2017 issue of the Medical Board's eNews has arrived. Here are the highlights:

  • Physician CME Deadline Changes

  • CME Audit Process Update

  • Terminal Distributor License for Office-Based Opioid Treatment

  • Prescribing for Acute Pain - Additional Guidance Available

  • Guidance for Rule 4731-11-09 Prescribing to Patients Not Seen by the Physician

  • National Drug Take Back Day

  • Monthly Formal Action Reports

  • November Holiday Closures

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The September Issue of eNews is Available

The September 29, 2017 issue of the Medical Board's eNews has arrived. Highlights:

  • Physician Licensure Fee Reduced – Training Certificates Valid Three Years

  • Acute Pain Rules – Video and Fact Sheet

  • Informed Consent for Investigational Drug, Product or Device

  • Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Workforce Development

  • Terminal Distributor License for Office-Based Opioid Treatment

  • License Renewal Reminders

  • BWC Exhibitors Wanted

  • Proposed Limited Branch and Physician CME Rules

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HealthScene Ohio - Summer 2017 Issue Available

HealthScene Ohio - Summer 2017 Issue Available

HealthScene Ohio, the Medical Board’s quarterly magazine, is now available. The Summer 2017 issue features articles on preventing burnout, surgery helping those with cerebral palsy, radiologists do more than take x-rays, overcoming the opioid epidemic, combating treatment-resistant cancer, addressing IBS, SIBO and gut health, causes of chronic pelvic pain and robotic surgery revolutionizes surgical procedures. http://bit.ly/2vImESi 

 

New Issue of eNews is Available

The July 27, 2017 issue of the Medical Board's eNews has arrived. Highlights: 

  • eLicense Conversion Forms

  • Physician Assistant Supervision Agreements in eLicense

  • ODH Grant Funding Opportunity

  • OARRS Connects with Pennsylvania

  • Monthly Formal Action Report

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Latest eNews Issue Available

The June 21, 2017 issue of the Medical Board's eNews has arrived. Highlights: 

  • eLicense System Transition Complete & Video Instructions Available

  • Extended Customer Service Hours on June 24, 2017

  • Public Rules Hearing Set for Proposed Acute Pain Rules

  • New and Amended Rules Effective June 30, 2017 (podiatric licensure & pain management clinics)

  • Pharmacy Board Extends Deadline for OBOT Licensure

  • Board Seeks Subject Matter Experts

  • Lead Care Devices Alert

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