Credentialing & Privileging

State medical boards fail to take action, making physician information harder to find

Credentialing and Peer Review Legal Insider, April 1, 2012

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State medical boards have a duty to provide oversight for physicians in their state, including appropriate disciplinary action when necessary. Unfortunately, recent reports show that many state boards are failing when it comes to punishing doctors after they are reported to the NPDB by hospitals.

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