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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…

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…

January 12, 2018

Volume 32 Number 4 | 2017

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

October 13, 2017

Volume 32 Number 3 | 2017

Big changes to website, online renewal applications 2018 license and registration renewals Notices to…

July 14, 2017

Volume 32 Number 2 | 2017

Rescheduling selected drugs Board welcomes new members Drs. Jordan, Lewis and Rogers Board says farewell to Drs. Goetter and…

April 14, 2017

Volume 32 Number 1 | 2017

Questions about the new RMS rule How to register for the AL Electronic Death Registration System ALBME names new executive…

January 13, 2017

Volume 31 Number 4 | 2016

A report on Interstate Medical Licensing Compact Important notice from DEA (change in renewal process) FDA warns of…

October 14, 2016

Volume 31 Number 3 | 2016

Billing Fraud New Federal Buprenorphine Prescribing Rule 2017 License and Registration Renewals Notice to Limited License…

July 15, 2016

Volume 31 Number 2 | 2016

AIM Award for Development of Prescribing Courses Medical Assoc. Honors BME Investigator Munson Meet the New Board Members…

April 15, 2016

Volume 31 Number 1 | 2016

2015 Annual Report Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Alabama's Electronic Death Registration System Meet Norris W.…

January 12, 2016

Volume 30 Number 4 | 2015

Outside expert witnesses needed The distressed physician:  Not 'bad doctor' John Meigs, MD, FAAFP, elected…

October 16, 2015

Volume 30 Number 3 | 2015

Arrest, Search and Seizure in Mobile 2016 License and Registration Renewals Notice to Limited License and RSVP License…

July 17, 2015

Volume 30 Number 2 | 2015

Alabama joins Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Patients, pain and physicians Communication between physicians and…

April 17, 2015

Volume 30 Number 1 | 2015

Collaborative Practice Agreement renewal and termination Alabama BME Annual Report In memory of Arthur F. Toole, Jr., MD…

January 16, 2015

Volume 29 Number 4 | 2014

Limited Purpose Schedule II Permits for NPs and PAs Alert regarding hormone pellet therapy Q&A: Disruptive behavior…