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Due to the current State of Emergency around the COVID-19 Health Advisory, all board and licensing business is being done electronically via email at this time. Please do not call the office or any board phone listed on this page at this time. Please email the Staff listed below and your inquiry will be responded to as soon as possible during normal business hours, Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.
To protect the public from the unprofessional, incompetent, or impaired practice of medicine.
The Board of Medicine issues licenses to qualified Allopathic and Osteopathic physicians and physician assistants based on nationally recognized credentialing standards. The Board regulates the minimum standards for professional conduct and continued competence and takes disciplinary action against licensees who fail to meet these standards.
Contact the Board
Contact the Board of Medicine.
State of New Hampshire
Office of Professional Licensure and Certification
Board of Medicine
121 South Fruit Street, Suite 301
Concord, NH 03301-2412
(603) 271-1203 (Main number)
Pending full license application
Pending locum tenens application
Pending renewal application
(603) 271-6935 (phone)
Pending camp application
(603) 271-4728 (phone)
Verify a Physician or Physician Assistant license or change of address
(603) 271-6936 (phone)
Inquiries for the Complaint Department
(603) 271-6930 (phone)
(603) 271-4161 (phone)
(603) 271-1205 (phone)
Mary West, CME Coordinator
New Hampshire Medical Society
(603) 224-1909 (phone)
The board has compiled a list of resources for prescribing opioid for pain management.
NH Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Legislative Committee Appointments
The Board is looking for volunteers for the following Legislative Committees/Commissions:
- Senate Bill 447 requires the Board to appoint one licensed physician to a commission to study Narcan.
- Senate Bill 523 requires the Board to appoint three licensed physicians, one of whom shall specialize in pain medicine, one of whom shall specialize in addiction medicine and one of whom practices in the field of primary care medicine, to a commission to study requiring controlled drugs and controlled drug analogs to be provided in abuse-deterrent formulation. The Board has already appointed a physician who specializes in pain medicine.
- Senate Bill 135 requires the Board to appoint a pediatric physician licensed under RSA 329 and another pediatric health care provider to a screening commission to assess and recommend measures for preventing childhood lead poisoning and improving screening rates among NH children ages 6 years old and younger.
- Senate Bill 530 requires the Board to appoint a physician assistant to a commission to study volunteer health services.
Newly Adopted Board Rules:
At its meeting on January 8, 2020, the Board of Medicine adopted Med rules 300-600 , effective January 10, 2020.
On June 5, 2019, the Board of Medicine voted on an initial proposal for Med 411.02 . The Board originally scheduled a public hearing on this proposal for April 1, 2020. However, due to the COVID-19 state of emergency, the Board has postponed the public hearing until May 6, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.
Persons interested in providing oral testimony on this proposal may do so in person at the public hearing. Written testimony on this proposal will be accepted through the end of the public comment hearing, and may be submitted through mail at the address listed above or via email to Thomas.Broderick@oplc.nh.gov.