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Medical Digest

Board of Medical Examiners and Medical Licensure Commission Medical Digest

  • The Medical Digest contains information impacting licensees and a list of disciplinary actions against licensees.
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July 08, 2021

Volume 36 Number 2 | 2021

Former Members Recognized Hyaluron Pens a Danger to Children New Buprenorphine Practice Guidelines/Use of Buprenorphine in…
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April 01, 2021

Volume 36 Number 1 | 2021

2020 BME Annual Report Proposed Rule Amendment - Use of Chaperones How the Board Conducts Investigations Be Aware of…
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January 08, 2021

Volume 35 Number 4 | 2020

Statement on passing of former Senator Larry Dixon Adverse event reporting of compounded drugs Brorphine-a new synthetic…
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October 16, 2020

Volume 35 Number 3 | 2020

William M. Perkins appointed Executive Director 2021 license and registration renewals Scam alert—physician extortion…
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July 17, 2020

Volume 35 Number 2 | 2020

A word from the Assoc. Exec. Director CME requirement modified for COVID-19 Honoring Dr. Jefferson Underwood Physician to…
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April 17, 2020

Volume 35 Number 1 | 2020

2019 Annual Report Opinion-ultrasound guided egg retrieval DEA Alert - scam targeting DEA registrants 2020 CME audit…
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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…
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October 11, 2019

Volume 34 Number 3 | 2019

2020 license and registration renewals Notice - Licensee Portal Welcome to new employees ALBME social media guidelines…
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July 12, 2019

Volume 34 Number 2 | 2019

ALBME welcomes new Board members for 2019-2020 Effective Nov. 18:  Gabapentin changed to Schedule V Underwood Minority…
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April 12, 2019

Volume 34 Number 1 | 2019

New Executive and Associate Executive Directors Administrative rule changes Doctors positively impacting state's opioid…
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January 11, 2019

Volume 33 Number 4 | 2018

Board members recognized Recent physician survey responses highlight issues with EHRs Medical conditions/controlled…
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October 12, 2018

Volume 33 Number 3 | 2018

2019 license and registration renewals Notice to Limited and Retired Senior Volunteer License Holders Benzodiazepine use,…
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July 13, 2018

Volume 33 Number 2 | 2018

BME/MLC welcome new members Naloxone available OTC In Memoriam: Ronnie Lee Lewis, MD Kenneth Aldridge, MD, receives Garber…
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April 13, 2018

Volume 33 Number 1 | 2018

ALBME 2017 Annual Report Controlled subs. prescribing issues for mid-levels/physicians Reminder: New CME requirement for…
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January 12, 2018

Volume 32 Number 4 | 2017

African-American female Dr. Halle Tanner Dillon Repairing "difficult" patient-clinician relationships Free refresher…
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