Vermont Board of Medical Practice

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Policy Adopted: Use of Opioid Analgesics in Treatment of Chronic Pain

Safe and Effective Treatment of Chronic Pain Conference
Saturday, May 10, 2014, 8:30 am-1:30 pm
Sheraton Conference Center, Burlington, VT

CME: Continuing Medical Education

Board of Medical Practice Launches Newsletter

The Vermont Board of Medical Practice

The Vermont Board of Medical Practice licenses allopathic physicians, physician assistants and podiatrists, and certifies anesthesiologist assistants and radiologist assistants.

Please explore this website to for more resources and information about the Board.

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact us.

Thank you for visiting.

David Herlihy
Executive Director
Vermont Board of Medical Practice

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Online Licensing and Records

Health care professionals licensed or certified by the Board can apply for and renew a license or certification, check the status of an application, or update profile information.

If you are seeking to request a Verification of your VT medical license or certification, please submit your request in writing to our office (address listed below) indicating where you wish the verification to be mailed, and with a $50 payment (check or cash) payable to the Vermont Board of Medical Practice.

Members of the public can easily look up information about Vermont licensed health care professionals.

Click to access to Board of Medical Practice online licensing system.

Vermont Prescription Monitoring System (VPMS)
To access the system, simply click the "elicense" link below and log into your account.  There you can find the link to the VPMS registration.  If you experience any technical issues, contact the Help Desk at vpms-info@hidinc.com or call 800-225-6998, ext 888. For more information about the VMPS registration, contact: vmps@state.vt.us or call 802-652-4147

Click to access to Board of Medical Practice online licensing system.

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Complaints

The Board investigates complaints and and may issue reprimands, or revoke, suspend, or place conditions on professional licenses and certifications, or take other actions where appropriate to protect the public health and safety.

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Radiologist Assistant Certification

Final Proposed RA Rules - Rules for the licensing and oversight of Radiologist Assistants, as provided for by 26 V.S.A. § 2852.

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Additional Resources

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Announcement & Events

New Policy: Use of Opioid Analgesics in Treatment of Chronic Pain

At its meeting on April 2, 2014, the Board of Medical Practice adopted a new Policy on the Use of Opioid Analgesics in the Treatment of Chronic Pain  The policy is an update to one issued in 2005.  Many developments in this area of practice and new legal and regulatory requirements are reflected in this revision. The Board hopes all licensees and other Vermont health care professionals who have prescribing rights will find the policy helpful.

Safe and Effective Treatment of Chronic Pain Conference
Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the Sheraton Burlington Conference Center

The Vermont Board of Medical Practice is pleased to announce that we are again partnering with the Boston University School of Medicine to offer a half-day conference on safe and effective treatment of chronic pain, including the use of opioid analgesics.  The Board partnered with BUSM in 2012 to offer a similar program on two occasions. The program continues to be under the direction of Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH, FACP, FASAM. The cost is $25 and is approved for 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 

For more information and to register, visit www.scopeofpain.com.  Please contact us at 802-657-4220 or medboard@state.vt.us  if you have any questions.

New Board of Medical Practice Newsletter

Introducing the first edition of News From The Board. The first edition features articles on the Vermont medical marijuana Law, our investigation process, service as a Board member and the new CME requirments for physicians in Vermont. It is our hope that you will find this a helpful source for information.  We would love to hear your comments and suggestions. Email us at: medicalboard@state.vt.us

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Contact Us

Email: medicalboard@state.vt.us

Telephone:
Main Line: 802-657-4220
Licensing: 802-657-4223

Mailing Address:
Vermont Board of Medical Practice
P.O. Box 70
Burlington, VT 05402-0070

Physical Address:
Vermont Board of Medical Practice
108 Cherry Street, 2nd Floor
Burlington, VT 05402-0070

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