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Provider Bridge: Mobilizing Health Care Professionals During COVID-19
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Comprehensive list of state, federal, and professional COVID-19 resources.
State-specific information for telehealth providers during COVID-19.States Waiving Telehealth Licensure Requirements
A list of states waiving in-state licensure requirements for telehealth.COVID-19 State Legislation
COVID-19 state legislation impacting medical regulation.States Modifying CME Requirements
A list of states modifying continuing medical education requirements.States Expediting Licenses for Retired Physicians
A list of states expediting licenses for retired/inactive physicians.States Temporarily Waiving Licensure Requirements
A list of states declaring emergency declarations and details on licensing waivers.State Registries for Volunteer Vaccine Provider Enrollment
NCSBN has compiled a list of state volunteer registries and federal government information as a resource for stakeholders.
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State & Federal Resources
Find your state health department for information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) and more.Updated CMS Emergency Declarations Blanket Waivers
Information on blanket waivers for health care providers. August 20, 2020HHS Testing Guidance
HHS guidance on prioritizing testing for patients with suspected COVID-19 infection. August 1, 2020CDC Updates
Resources and updates from the CDC on COVID-19.
Guidance for federal, state, and local governments and government agencies seeking emergency changes to licensure requirements.
News Releases And Statements
Coalition for Physician Accountability Statement on Public Health. December 1, 2020
When seeing patients during in-person clinical encounters, physicians and physician assistants have a professional responsibility to wear a facial covering for their own protection, as well as that of their patients and society as a whole.October 6, 2020Regulatory Organizations Issue Joint Statement
U.S. regulatory boards offer support for member boards and health care professionals delivering care during COVID-19 pandemic. March 20, 2020FSMB Letter to Vice President Pence
FSMB letter to Vice President Pence and the Coronavirus Task Force on expanding free access to the Physician Data Center (PDC). March 18, 2020FSMB COVID-19 Statement
The FSMB stands ready to assist our member state medical boards and state health departments in accurately verifying medical licenses. March 13, 2020Joint Statement on Inappropriate Prescribing
Joint statement with NABP and NCSBN on inappropriate prescribing and dispensing of medications for COVID-19.
DEA Guidance for Telehealth Prescribing During Pandemic
Resources for Nurse Licensure (NCSBN)The Multi-Discipline Licensure Research Project