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Medical Board Investigation – Consent Order

If you’ve ever found yourself in a medical board investigation, you are familiar with the term consent order. It’s the formal and finalized agreement between you and the state medical board in a civil matter in which you don’t admit to any guilt but agree to act out the agreement. The medical board consent order […]

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Employment After a License Suspension

If you’re reading this you likely had some medical board investigation turn sour. Maybe you are on probation or had a license suspension or license termination. It’s not the end of the world and here is how you move forward. You are looking for employment after a license suspension which is not easy. But I […]

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Medical Board Investigation Help

You’re reading this probably because you’re a physician and you received a letter from your state medical board. The letter is asking you to answer a few questions and it may not sound too intimidating but you are concerned. This is the exact point at which you need help because this is an official medical […]

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Economic Violence Against Doctors

Doctors are not poor but heavily dependent on their medical licenses in order to earn an income. More so than anyone else in another profession, our licenses mean everything to us. We spend over a decade to get to a place where we can see patients independently. This license is what’s used to inflict economic […]

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$500 Fine Stands for False Advertisement

I posted in this recent post that the California Medical Board was investigating me for false advertisement. They claimed that I intentionally advertised myself as a board certified physician even though I wasn’t considered board certified by California standards. Informal Telephone Hearing I had an informal telephone hearing with someone from the Department of Consumer […]