Federation of State Medical Boards

Federation of State Medical Boards,

n.pr an association comprising the medical boards of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Virgin Islands, Guam, Puerto Rico, and 13 state boards associated with osteopathic medicine. The organization strives to enhance the safety, quality, and integrity of health care by promoting elevated standards for medical practice and physician licensure. With regards to complementary and alternative medicine, the Federation advises practitioners to ask patients about their use of complementary and alternative medicine and provide increased education about the scientific basis of such approaches and the risks involved with ceasing conventional treatment.
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The Federation of State Medical Boards has a website, docinfo.
Focusing on misconduct within the doctor-patient relationship, the Federation of State Medical Boards adopted in May 2006 a policy entitled 'Addressing Sexual Boundaries: Guidelines for State Medical Boards.
Federation of State Medical Boards, 'Addressing sexual boundaries: Guidelines for state medical boards.
The VA Provider Accountability Act is cosponsored by Senator Cassidy and supported by Paralyzed Veterans of America and the Federation of State Medical Boards.
A number of organizations have endorsed the call to action, including the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, the American Board of Internal Medicine, the Federation of State Medical Boards and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.
The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) has to date been awarded more than $1.
The ACCME's founding and current member organizations are the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association, the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Association for Hospital Medical Education, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the United States.
Earlier in her career, Dr Benjamin was elected to the American Medical Association board of trustees, the associate dean for Rural Health at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine, chair of the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US as well as president of a state medical society in the US and part of the Medical Association State of Alabama.
He has been a member of the state's Board of Medical Practice since 2001 and active with the national Federation of State Medical Boards (2013 chair).
Under the model legislation, developed by the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), physicians designate a member state as the state of principal licensure and select the other states in which they wish to be licensed.
ORG) The Federation of State Medical Boards continues to try to force MOC on physicians by promoting this as a basic requirement for state licensing and also purchase of their multiple superfluous programs.
Interstate Medical Licensure Compact: Federation of State Medical Boards, http://licenseportability.

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