One country, too many licensing bodies
- LETTERS. Moghadasi, Michael; Beville, John K.; Maurer, Edward E.; Castagna, Michael; Hjortnaes, Dave // Drug Topics;1/9/2006, Vol. 150 Issue 1, p11
Several letters to the editor in response to the article regarding the national pharmacist licensure program in the U.S. in the November 21, 2005 issue are presented.
- Physician licensing boards: Saints or sinners in the public eye? Cheesteen, Susan A.; Lally, Joan M. // Business Forum;Winter91 Special, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p36
Presents a study regarding the attitudes of the American public towards physician licensing boards (PLB). PLB problems; Survey of PLB awareness; Patient faith in the system; Patients' perceptions of their information needs; Patients' actions in three hypothetical situations.
- Mediocre at best. // People's Medical Society Newsletter;Dec95, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p1
Reports on the flaws of the Arizona Board of Medical Examiners in taking disciplinary actions against physicians despite the fact that it is acclaimed as the most aggressive licensing and disciplinary board in the United States. Findings made by the state's auditor that the board suffers from a...
- Licensing: Learning the Game of Politics and Compromise. Warnath, Charles F. // Personnel & Guidance Journal;Sep78, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p50
The coordinator of a successful legislative effort by Oregon psychologists and chairman of the first Board of Examiners comments on some potential conflicts between professional idealism and political realities. He discusses the stresses that can occur within the state organization as provisions...
- Locating a state nursing board. // RN;2000 CareerSearch, p5
A list of state nursing boards in the U.S. is presented which includes the State Board Nursing of Arkansas, the Board of Registered Nursing of California and the Board of Registration in Nursing of Massachusetts.
- Kansas Board Endorses "Chiropractic Physician" Title. // ACA News (American Chiropractic Association);Oct2009, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p11
The article announces that the chiropractic physician title will be used once more by the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts.
- ABOP Needs a Second Look. Kirkner, Rich // Review of Optometry;03/15/2000, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p15
Comments on the creation of the American Board of Optometric Practice (ABOP), a national credential for optometric practice in the United States. Impact of ABOP on the scope of optometry practice in different states; Presence of political forces in the ABOP approval; Reaffirmation of the votes...
- Nursing home administrators licensure requirements (as of 1991). // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Apr93, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p18
Presents the United States Nursing Home Administrators Licensure Requirements as of 1991. State; Minimum age of examiners; Educational attainment; Total numbers of continuing educations.
- Waiting for the Silver Lining. Farley, Daniel W. // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Feb2002, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p6
Editorial. Reports the decline in availability of nursing home administrators in the United States. Statistical data from the National Association of Boards of Examiners of Long Term Care Administrators; Reasons for the decline in nursing home administrators; Possible increase in demand for...