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."
Notice is hereby given that the New Mexico Medical Board will convene an Interim Board Meeting on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at Regulation and Licensing Department Albuquerque Office located at 5500 San Antonio Drive, NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109.
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.
The New Mexico Medical Board is accepting applications to fill the position of Prosecutor. This is an exempt, full-time position based in Santa Fe, NM. This position is responsible for prosecuting physicians and other licensees for violation of the Medical Practices Act specific to unprofessional or dishonorable conduct and/or the Impaired Healthcare Provider Act. The Prosecutor will review most complaints with Board Investigators, will issue recommendations for settlement and will handle adjudications as well as some appeals.
For additional information, please click here.
Medical Consultant Recruitment
The New Mexico Disability Determination Services (DDS) is currently looking for New Mexico licensed physicians, psychiatrists and/or psychologists 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 and/or Psychology in the State of New Mexico.
For additional RFP and contact information, please click here.
New Mexico Medical Board RFP Announcement
RFP #70-446-17-00042 - Implementation and Administration of an Impaired Health Care Provider Treatment Program
IMPORTANT RULE CHANGE Effective January 1, 2017
Title 16, Chapter 10, Part 14 Management of Pain With Controlled Substances
This rule change was made pursuant to the passage of Senate Bill 263 during the 2016 Legislative Session. Please click here to review SB263.
MEDICAL STUDENTS AND PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT STUDENTS NEED YOU! UNM School of Medicine is seeking clinical preceptors for medical students / BA - MD students / physician assistant students. Click here for details.
New Mexico Medical Board Meeting
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