What is the OPMC?

The Office of Professional Medical Conduct is in place to monitor medical professionals as they continue to practice medicine. If issues are to arise, they can be heard by this committee. When medical professionals face lawsuits or other incidents, they may be sentenced to penalties by the OPMC. This professional board is a disciplinary sanction […]

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Understanding Discipline as a Physician

Just like in other professions, doctors may face accusations of professional misconduct, face criminal charges, become victims of substance abuse, and so on.  Accusations of misconduct can have a tremendous effect on a doctor’s career.  It can lead to long suspensions, they can lose their privilege to practice medicine, and they may even be faced […]

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