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ATTENTION Physicians! The 2015-2016 physician license renewal process is now CLOSED. To review the steps to request an extension, please click here





NEW! The Wyoming Board of Medicine is pleased to welcome you to its newly updated and improved website. We hope the new website is easier to navigate and to locate the information you are looking for. Please contact the Board office if you have any questions or need assistance. 


BOARD OF MEDICINE
PROPOSED RULE MAKING

The Board of Medicine has proposed changes to its Rules and Regulations. The public comment period will be open until 5:00 p.m., Monday, June 22, 2015. The proposed rule changes and information on how to comment on them may be accessed at the following links:







Expedited Temporary Licenses for Physicians & PA's 

The following information outlines the criteria an applicant must meet to be eligible for an expedited temporary license:

Upon receipt of the application form, fee, affidavit and proof of citizenship, and the Board's receipt of required national data base reports, a temporary license may be granted by the Board staff pending review of the application by the Board if the applicant meets ALL of the following criteria:

The applicant has been continually licensed in good standing for the preceding three (3) years in one or more states and/or the District of Columbia; and,

The applicant has none of the following:
      • Professional liability insurance settlements or payments in excess of $50,000 individually or $100,000 in the aggregate;
      • Criminal record;
      • Medical condition(s) which could affect the physician's ability to practice safely;
      • Licensing or regulatory board complaint(s), investigation(s), or action(s) (including withdrawal of a licensure application);
      • Adverse action taken by a health care entity;
      • Investigation(s) or action(s) taken by a federal agency, the United States military, medical society or association; or,
      • Suspension or expulsion from, or disciplinary action in, any academic program, including medical school, residency program or fellowship program.
  • No separate fee will be charged for a temporary license.


 

UPCOMING EVENTS


 Next Board Meeting

 April 9-10, 2015

July 31 - August 1, 2015

October 9-10, 2015