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MED BOARDS WRITE TRUMP


Federation-of-State-Medical-BoardsFrom Politico: The Federation of State Medical Boards expressed concern through a letter to the incoming Trump administration about “federal interference with states’ medical regulatory autonomy.” Although the FSMB didn’t clarify what it meant by that, the Federal Trade Commission and more recently the Justice Department has gotten involved with the potential antitrust behavior of state medical boards seeking to limit the reach of telemedicine within their states. The medical board group also promoted its Interstate Medical Licensure Compact, which seeks to speed the licensing of doctors for treating patients via telemedicine.

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January 14th, 2017

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