Preparing Your Application to the Medical Board

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The medical licensure process can be daunting. Preparing your application to a state medical board requires patience, organization and the ability to strictly follow detailed instructions. As medical licensure experts, we have worked with medical boards in all fifty states and have helped physicians and physician assistants from across the nation achieve licensure efficiently. When…

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Benefits of Having Multiple Medical Licenses

There are numerous reasons for having medical licenses in multiple states. Whether you are simply wanting to keep your geographical options open, practicing telemedicine or working within a multi-state group or hospital system, having multiple medical licenses has its perks. Considering that there are some nuances to achieving and maintaining medical licenses in multiple states,…

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Maintaining Medical Licenses in Different States

With the rise of telemedicine and unprecedented demands now being placed on physicians, it is becoming increasingly common for physicians to maintain medical licenses in several different states. Before assuming that more medical licenses lead to more problems, know that a professional licensing service can help. At Medical Licensure Group (MLG), we are proficient in…

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Understanding the Role of Medical Boards

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Part of our responsibility as a professional medical licensing service is understanding and respecting the role of state medical boards. Considering how often our licensing specialists interact with each state medical board on behalf of our clients, we have developed an in-depth appreciation for the important work they do to protect patients. For physicians who…

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When Do You Get Your Medical License?

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The process of becoming a licensed physician is complex, with many steps along the way. Although graduating from medical school is a momentous occasion for a physician, becoming a licensed physician is also an essential step in the process. Amid completing medical school, residency training, fellowship training, and completing a licensing examination sequence, when do…

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Renewing Your APRN License

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Renewing Advanced Practice Registered Nursing (APRN) licenses can be tricky and time consuming. Especially for APRNs holding multiple board certifications in more than one state, APRN licensure maintenance is burdensome. Whether you are a nurse practitioner, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist or Certified Nurse-Midwife, our licensing specialists at MLG can help make your…

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What is an FSMB Uniform Application?

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The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) is a national organization that represents the 71 state medical and osteopathic boards of the United States and its territories. Their Uniform Application for Licensure (UA) is a web-based application, designed to enhance the nation’s state-based licensure system by improving license portability. It eliminates the need for physicians,…

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Which States are the Most Difficult to Obtain Medical Licenses In?

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Planning is one of the most important elements of successfully obtaining a medical license in any state. Physicians and other healthcare professionals know firsthand the importance of being prepared for any situation, and MLG helps our clients achieve this when it comes to the medical licensure process. Simply put, some states are more difficult than…

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A Guide to Medical Licensing for Locum Tenens

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Physicians who work as locum tenens play an essential role in healthcare and have become increasingly important to the communities they serve. At MLG, we know how hard locum tenens physicians work to stay abreast of their licensure and credentialing requirements, and we want to help. Our services are a perfect fit for busy locum…

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Do I Qualify for an Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC) License?

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Qualifying for and obtaining an Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC) license can be a major turning point in the life of a busy physician juggling multi-state licensure. Although the process of obtaining an IMLC license is no easy task, the process will go smoother if you can prove that you meet every qualification requirement. MLG…

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