Archive, February 2015.
Several years ago, the Texas legislature added a method for the Texas Medical Board to resolve some complaints against physicians in a non-disciplinary manner. Under this provision, a remedial plan may be used in lieu of other available measures for resolving complaints.
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Controlled substances prescribing is an area filled with potential pitfalls that, if not avoided, can lead to serious disciplinary action for physicians licensed by the Texas Medical Board. Each month the press releases published by the TMB detail disciplinary actions involving nontherapeutic and inappropriate prescribing as well as actions involving the proper operation of pain management clinics.
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How to Deal With a Criminal Record, Substance Abuse, or Mental Health Issues When Applying for A Texas Nursing License
If you are a nursing student or are considering nursing school, but have a criminal record, diagnosis of mental illness, or chemical dependency, your ability to obtain a nursing license from the Texas Board of Nursing might be in jeopardy. What is the best course of action, and will hiring an attorney help?
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Learning that a complaint has been filed against you can be one of the most difficult problems to deal with in your dental practice. Licensed dentists have worked long and hard to build their practices and livelihoods, and the specter of a complaint can wreak havoc on a dentist’s career and life. It is important for practitioners to understand the different types of complaints that can be filed.
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