Medical Digest

Board of Medical Examiners and Medical Licensure Commission Medical Digest

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April 06, 2023

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Spring 2023

Included in this issue: 2022 Annual Report Protect Your License from Telemedicine Scams DEA Releases Information on New…

January 13, 2023

BME | MLC Medical Digest Winter 2022

Included in this issue: Reminder - DEA Registration Information Orthopedic Specialty Protocol for Advanced Practice Providers…

October 11, 2022

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Fall 2022

2023 Renewals Edition, with information about renewing: MD/DO licenses PA/AA licenses Alabama Controlled Substances…

July 11, 2022

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Summer 2022

Licensees Not Required to Report Mental Health Treatment;  Prescription Form Requirements for PAs, CRNPs, and…

April 11, 2022

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Spring 2022

2021 Annual Report;  Welcome New Member Nina S. Ford Johnson, M.D., FAAP;  Assistance for Licensees Experiencing…

January 19, 2022

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Winter 2021

Newly Expanded Rules for Medical Records Management;  Upload CME Documentation at the Licensee Portal;  Welcome to…

October 04, 2021

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Fall 2021

2022 License and Registration Renewals; Expedited Temporary Licensure for Active Military and Spouses; A Celebration of Two…

July 08, 2021

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Summer 2021

Former Members Recognized; Hyaluron Pens a Danger to Children; New Buprenorphine Practice Guidelines/Use of Buprenorphine in…

April 01, 2021

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Spring 2021

2020 BME Annual Report; Proposed Rule Amendment - Use of Chaperones; How the Board Conducts Investigations; Be Aware of…

January 08, 2021

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Winter 2020

Statement on passing of former Senator Larry Dixon; Adverse event reporting of compounded drugs; Brorphine-a new synthetic…

October 16, 2020

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Fall 2020

William M. Perkins appointed Executive Director; 2021 license and registration renewals; Scam alert—physician…

July 17, 2020

BME|  MLC Medical Digest - Summer 2020

A word from the Assoc. Exec. Director; CME requirement modified for COVID-19; Honoring Dr. Jefferson Underwood; Physician to…

April 17, 2020

BME | MLC Medical Digest - Spring 2020

2019 Annual Report; Opinion-ultrasound guided egg retrieval; DEA Alert - scam targeting DEA registrants; 2020 CME audit…

January 10, 2020

Volume 34 Number 4 | 2019

Treatment of acute pain; Treating postoperative pain - a better way; Contact with patients before prescribing; Rules for…

October 11, 2019

Volume 34 Number 3 | 2019

2020 license and registration renewals; Notice - Licensee Portal; Welcome to new employees; ALBME social media guidelines;…