14, 2014 - At the November 8, 2014 Board meeting, the Board adopted a Resolution extending the moratorium on investigating and taking action against licensees on the sole basis of prescribing or administering antibiotic therapy for “chronic Lyme disease.”
06, 2014 - Governor Dayton and the MN Department of Health have released guidelines for monitoring recent travelers from Ebola-affected regions. The American Medical Association also compiled and released resource information for physicians on preparing practice settings and patients for potential Ebola exposures. Both sets of guidelines are consistent with guidance issued by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Links to state and national resources are available on the Board of Medical Practice website.
29, 2014 - Ms. Martinez has a master’s degree in organizational leadership from St. Catherine University and years of experience with the Board, including 12 years as supervisor of the Board’s complaint review unit.