State Board of Medical Examiners

Guidance re Act 76

Act 76 makes two important changes to the law governing health care practitioners who prescribe controlled dangerous substances. Click HERE for information for CDS Prescribers re Act 76 of the 2017 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature.



"Opioid Prescribing: A Provider Discussion" hosted by Medicaid

Dear Colleagues,

Louisiana Medicaid will host the March Lunch & Learn webinar for providers, “Opioid Prescribing: A Provider Discussion”, on Wednesday, March 29, at 12:00 – 1pm.  Please join us for this free educational, online webinar about opioid prescribing. 

Our featured topics include:

·         CDC Guidelines on Opioid Prescribing

·         Updates on Louisiana Medicaid Opioid Initiatives

Please register for this educational Lunch & Learn webinar, “Opioid Prescribing: A Provider Discussion” March 29, 2016, 12:00 NOON CST at: 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.  Note: Due to technology constraints, the webinar is limited to 100 attendees.  Early registration is encouraged.

Please forward to anyone who may be interested.  For more Information click HERE.



LA Medicaid's Town Hall Meetings

LA Medicaid is pleased to announce a series of town hall meetings to solicit input from medical providers in this state. Click here for more information.