Vermont Board of Medical Practice


News and Announcements

NEW CME for MDs: Addressing the Palliative, Pain Management & End-of-Life Care Needs of Seriously Ill Patients

Vacancy on the Board!

Tips and Tricks for Running Reports in VPMS

Free CME April 28th! Clinical Challenges in Opioid Prescribing Balancing Safety and Efficacy

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.

Online Licensing and Records

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

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

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.

Vermont Prescription Monitoring System (VPMS)
To access the system, simply click the "elicense" link above and log into your account.  There you can find the link to the VPMS registration.  If you experience any technical problems with the registration process, please email the VPMS Help Desk at or call the Help Desk at (888) 461-8628. For more information about the VMPS registration, contact: or call 802-652-4147

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

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News and Announcements

CME May 6th, 2016 Practical Solutions: Addressing the palliative, pain management & end-of-life care needs of seriously ill patients

The Board notes that on May 6, 2016, the Vermont Ethics Network is offering a day-long course on the palliative, pain management, and end-of-life care needs of seriously ill patients. This specific course is not mandatory for the MD license renewal, but it does meet the requirement for training on hospice, palliative care, or pain management that must be completed during each two-year license period. The course has been approved for 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. For more information about the MD CME requirements:

HAVE YOU EVER CONSIDERED PUBLIC SERVICE? We are currently seeking interested applicants to fill a vacancy on the Board. If you are a physician from the Central Vermont area and do not practice in Chittenden County, we ask you to consider joining a dedicated group of medical professionals and public members who are committed to protecting the public and serving our licensees. Read More



You must complete the application and submit all required documentation and payment to this office no later than June 10, 2016.  More information



The Vermont Prescription Monitoring Program has created an "Easy Request" Tool that will help medicial professionals  who are registered to use the VPMS system to run prescription reports on multiple patients. If you have questions about this tool, please contact VPMS:

Phone: 802-652-4147




FREE CME April 28th: Clinical Challenges in Opioid Management: Balancing Safety and Efficacy The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has partnered with the Vermont Department of Health to offer a free opioid prescribing CME course at the Capitol Plaza in Montpelier, VT. Participants can earn up to 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Register today!


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Contact Us

David Herlihy, Executive Director


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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