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IMPORTANT NOTICE: Discontinuance of Temporary Permits, Effective December 15, 2016
Press Release of Board Disciplinary Actions November 12, 2016, and Previous Press Releases
Actions related to Sharyn L. Barney, M.D., John W. Emblom, D.O., and William G. Nelson, M.D.
Mandatory PMP Registration
The following statutory amendment to the Minnesota Prescription Monitoring Program becomes effective on August 1, 2016 and applies to Minnesota licensed physicians and physician assistants: Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 152.126, subdivision 6(c).
Notice of Appointments by Governor Dayton (Click for Press Release)
Effective June 6, 2016, Patricia J. Lindholm, M.D., FAAFP, will serve a second consecutive term as a physician member of the Board. Board term June 6, 2016 through January 6, 2020. Kimberly W. Spaulding, M.D., MPH, of South Haven replaces Rebecca J. Hafner-Fogarty, M.D., M.B.A., as a physician member of the Board. Board Term June 6, 2016 through January 6, 2020. Patrick R. Townley, M.D., J.D., of Minneapolis replaces Charles F. Moldow, M.D., as a physician member of the Board. Board Term June 6, 2016 through January 6, 2020.
Governor Dayton's Appointment of MN Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Commission
October 23, 2015, Governor Mark Dayton appointed Jon Thomas, M.D., the current Board member, and Ruth Martinez, M.A., the Executive Director of the Board, as Commissioners to represent Minnesota on the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Commission.
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