The New Mexico Medical Board was established by the State Legislature "in the interest of the public health, safety and welfare and to protect the public from the improper, unprofessional, incompetent and unlawful practice of medicine."
September 27, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.
Notice is hereby given that the New Mexico Medical Board will convene an Interim Board Meeting on September 27, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the State Bar of New Mexico located at 5121 Masthead NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109 in the Sanders Room.
The Board may go into executive session to discuss pending litigation, personnel or licensee matters. A final agenda for the Board Meeting will be available at the Board office and on the Board's website 72 hours prior to the meeting.
If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of auxiliary aid or service in order to attend or participate in the meeting, please contact Amanda Quintana at 505-476-7230 or AmandaL.Quintana@state.nm.us prior to the meeting. Public documents, including the agenda and minutes, can be provided in various accessible formats. Please contact the Executive director if a summary or other type of accessible format is needed.
Effective September 17, 2018 the New Mexico Medical Board made changes to 16.10.10 NMAC "Reporting Requirements for Licensees, Applicants and Other Persons and Entities."
Specifically, the revision makes clear:
State of New Mexico
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Disability Determination Services
Medical Consultant Contract Opportunity
The New Mexico Disability Determination Services (DDS) is currently looking for New Mexico licensed physicians, psychiatrists, psychologists and speech language pathologist who would like to contract with the DDS to review medical information and assist in making medical determinations on claimants who have applied for Social Security Disability benefits. Respondents must be licensed to practice Medicine/Psychiatry, Psychology or a Speech Language Pathology in the State of New Mexico.
THE NMDDS WILL ONLY CONSIDER CONTRACTING WITH LICENSED PHYSICIANS, PSYCHIATRISTS, PSYCHOLOGISTS AND SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS IN PERFORMING SSA DISABILITY MEDICAL ASSESSMENTS/REVIEWS DEPENDING UPON AGENCY NEEDS.
The DDS provides for paid training on how to evaluate Social Security Disability claims, office space, collegial relationships with other medical and psychological consultants, flexibility of hours and minimal liability. This is a great opportunity to supplement current income.
If you would like more information on this exciting opportunity or you would like to review and download a copy of the Request for Proposal (RFP) #19-6601-0001, you can go to the following link and access a copy of the RFP:
(Scroll down a bit to "Latest News" and watch for scroll to show "Medical Consultant Services – Request for Proposal 19-6601-0001", and click on the scroll to access the complete RFP. There are two other scroll notices referencing medical consultant services for DVR, which is separate from the NM DDS Medical Consultant Services RFP.)
You can also contact Tammy Kesler, Procurement Manager, New Mexico Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, 435 St. Michaels Drive, Building D, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505, (505)954-8532, Tammy.email@example.com and request a copy of RFP #19-6601-0001 – Medical Consultant Services. The deadline to submit a proposal is no later than 3:00 PM Mountain Time on Monday, September 24, 2018. Proposals received after this deadline will not be accepted.
New Mexico Medical Board Meeting
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