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Big Changes Proposed for Dental Licensure

The task force's recommendations on portability would also make dentistry more similar to medical licensure. Currently five regional testing agencies administer dental licensure examinations. Although the exams are similar, many states will not accept exam ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 08 Oct 2018

The Investigator | Doctor doing city physicals has medical license suspended for hoarder disorder

Mayor Gary Starr of Middleburg Heights is accused of selectively deciding which employees had to undergo a physical exam, and in some cases, fax him the results. The Ohio Medical Board has suspended the medical license of the doctor who performed many of ...

Source: WKYC
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Medical license suspension process underway for Dr. Michael Dick over sexual misconduct

The process to suspend the medical license of Dr. Michael Dick is underway ... “Obviously, we can’t be in every exam room with every patient, but if a physician takes advantage of the doctor ...

Source: WHNT
Published: 10 Oct 2018

Compassionate Perfection: WIU Nursing Students Achieve 100 Percent Pass Rate on Licensure Exam

The result has been medical facilities reaching out to Western for employees ... One hundred percent of the students who graduated in 2017 passed the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX), which exceeded the national average of 83.29 percent.

Source: Western Illinois University
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Chattanooga State Medical Programs "Hit The Mark"

"One of the best ways to measure the health of a medical program is by the licensure pass rate of its graduates. When students graduate from an approved, accredited program, they become eligible to sit for their program’s licensing exam, ensuring that ...

Published: 09 Oct 2018

Michigan candidate without a medical license says he's a doctor

"Matt has never implied he could see patients, write prescriptions, order tests or conduct examinations ... his medical degree, he participated in Northwestern University's Internal Medicine residency program. He was issued a temporary license to practice ...

Source: MLive
Published: 05 Oct 2018

4 NMC Nursing graduates pass NCLEX-RN exam

Four more Northern Marianas College graduates have just passed the challenging National Council Licensure Examination ... graduates to pass the NCLEX exam and I look forward to hearing more about their success as medical professionals.”

Source: Saipan Tribune
Published: 04 Oct 2018

Licensure commission considers charges against Decatur doctor

Michael Dick of Decatur, accused of sexual harassment by several of his patients, could lose his medical license after a special called meeting ... In her complaint, she alleged she was in his exam room when he touched her breasts, put his hand inside ...

Source: Decatur Daily
Published: 10 Oct 2018

Time for Hong Kong to stem medical brain drain and open up doctors’ closed shop

Thanks to opposition from the local medical profession on the grounds of patient safety, doctors trained overseas, including Britain, need to pass a tough licensing exam or apply for limited registration. Others have called for a more flexible approach ...

Source: South China Morning Post
Published: 05 Oct 2018

Veterinary Medical Officer Job in Multiple Locations – Department of the Interior

Have graduated from a foreign veterinary medical school that is not accredited by the ... States that includes successful completion of the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE) or its predecessors, the National Board Examination (NBE ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 16 Oct 2018

Whitinsville doctor's license renewal is blocked after DEA probes her prescribing habits

WHITINSVILLE – The state’s medical board has prevented a Whitinsville opioid addiction doctor from renewing her license after a probe involving ... she’d collected from patients. There was no examination table or equipment to check vital signs ...

Source: Telegram
Published: 08 Oct 2018

Arkansas Prepares to Announce Dispensary Licenses as HempStaff Hosts Medical Cannabis Dispensary Training

October 9, 2018 ( - HempStaff, cannabis recruiters and dispensary training agency for the legal marijuana industry, is pleased to announce that it will be returning to North Little Rock, Arkansas, to host Medical Marijuana Dispensary Training ...

Source: Newswire
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Democratic Congressional candidate puts medical degree on display

even though he has never had a license to practice medicine in the state. Longjohn, who is challenging Republican Rep. Fred Upton to represent West Michigan, put his medical degree from Tulane ...

Source: WWMT
Published: 08 Oct 2018

New private pilot medical standard sparks debate

One of the most significant pilot licensing reforms by the Civil ... holders to have their medical examinations conducted by any medical practitioner who can conduct a motor vehicle driver ...

Source: Australian Aviation
Published: 09 Oct 2018

State board seeks suspension of Decatur doctor's license

The charges will be taken up by the Alabama Medical Licensure Commission at its next scheduled meeting ... “Obviously, we can’t be in every exam room with every patient, but if a physician takes advantage of the doctor-patient relationship we want ...

Source: The News Courier
Published: 11 Oct 2018

92.3% of Husson University School of Pharmacy Graduates Pass National Licensure Examination on First Attempt

Graduates of Husson University's School of Pharmacy achieved a 92.31% pass rate among all first time test takers who sat for the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination® (NAPLEX®) from ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 16 Oct 2018

AG Rips Board's Refusal To Suspend Toms River Doctor's License

Prior to the board's decision, Grewal said the state requested Coplin's medical license be suspended pending ... without conducting any physical examinations or conducting any tests to determine ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 24 Sep 2018

Over 71 per cent medical students fail licensing examination

Over 71 per cent of aspiring doctors and dentists, who had passed MBBS and BDS examinations from medical institutes within and outside the country, will not be able to practice medicine in Nepal for now, as they have failed the mandatory licensing ...

Source: The Himalayan Times
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Former USC gynecologist accused of sexually abusing students agrees to suspension of medical license

Osinoff previously represented former USC medical school dean Carmen Puliafito, who was stripped of his medical license after The Times exposed ... touching them inappropriately during pelvic exams and making lewd comments about their bodies and sex ...

Source: Los Angeles Times
Published: 29 Aug 2018

Tulsa Business Busy With Medical Cannabis Exams

TULSA, Oklahoma - A Tulsa business is offering $200 Medical Cannabis Exams. This is the first step in the process to get a medical marijuana license which Oklahomans can start applying for this weekend. Oklahomans applying for a medical marijuana license ...

Source: News On 6
Published: 23 Aug 2018

UPDATE: LARA suspends license of doctor charged with criminal sexual conduct

(WLUC) - UPDATE: September 14th, 2018 1:33 P.M: The Department of Licensing ... alone with him in an exam room where he penetrated her vagina with an ungloved hand and then prescribed her Morphine and Dilaudid. She was seeking medical help for pain ...

Source: Upper
Published: 14 Sep 2018

For the First Time, a Robot Passed a Medical Licensing Exam

Xiaoyi, an AI-powered robot in China, for example, has recently taken the national medical licensing examination and passed, making it the first robot to have done so. Not only did the robot pass the exam, it actually got a score of 456 points, which is 96 ...

Source: Futurism
Published: 23 Nov 2017

The NEXT Promise

By shaping it along the lines of exams like the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), which mainly test conceptual understanding and problem solving ability, we can transform the learning culture in our medical schools. The structure of ...

Source: The Indian Express
Published: 07 May 2018

Chinese robot becomes world' first machine to pass medical exam

iFlytek's AI-enabled robot sits the test of China's national medical licensing examination. (Via China Daily/File) A robot has passed the written test of China's national medical licensing examination, an essential entrance exam for doctors, making it the ...

Source: The Jakarta Post
Published: 10 Nov 2017

Chinese robot becomes world's first machine to pass medical exam

iFlytek's AI-enabled robot sits the test of China's national medical licensing examination. [Photo provided to China Daily] A robot has passed the written test of China's national medical licensing examination, an essential entrance exam for doctors ...

Source: China Daily
Published: 10 Nov 2017

The Chinese Health Robot Xiaoyi, Passed the National Medical Licensing Examination

There’s more evidence that Asian robots are scaling faster than western robots. A robot developed by Tsinghua University has passed China’s National Medical Licensing Examination. The robot named Xiao-Yi scored 456, exceeding the acceptance line by 96 ...

Source: Medium
Published: 30 Nov 2017

Nursing graduate tops board exams twice

He said he took nursing in preparation for medicine, and while he may have topped the medical board exams, he still has his nursing license and could practice any time he wanted. Pelayo's first dream was not to be a doctor. He said he initially wanted to ...

Source: CNN Philippines
Published: 16 Mar 2018

President Trump's Medical Exam Is Spawning a Conspiracy Movement of 'Girther' Naysayers

President Donald Trump’s medical exam this week should have put to rest any questions ... Trump widely describes himself as 6’3″ tall, but his driver’s license lists him at 6’2″, Politico reported in 2016. That extra inch would define him ...

Source: Time
Published: 18 Jan 2018

Obesity is barely covered in medical students' licensing exam

Obesity is one of the most significant threats to health in the U.S. and is responsible for the development of multiple serious medical problems such as diabetes, heart disease and some forms of cancer. Yet obesity is barely covered in medical training ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 20 Jan 2017