Board Of Medical Examiners
A Billings child and adolescent psychiatrist who spent time in prison for possessing child pornography is trying yet again to get his medical license back so he can return to practice.
Dr. Chris Christensen addresses the Board of Medical Examiners during its meeting last month in Bozeman. The Victor physician has issued over 3,000 medical marijuana cards, but he says each patient received thorough assessments, and not everyone who asks for Christensen’s signature gets it.
A Billings psychiatrist’s quest for a second chance to practice medicine has stalled temporarily.
HELENA — A state judge has dismissed a complaint against the state Board of Medical Examiners over a position paper about assisted suicide that a group says implies the practice is legal in Montana.
HELENA — The dispute over physician-assisted suicide was back in court Wednesday, as an organization seeks to have a state judge strike the Board of Medical Examiners' policy on the practice.
The state Board of Medical Examiners has indefinitely suspended the medical license of a Billings child psychiatrist who last year admitted to possessing child pornography.
HELENA — The number of registered marijuana cardholders in Montana fell below 12,000 as of March 31 for the first time in two years.
Montana's tough new medical marijuana law was supposed to end the phenomenon of assembly-line doctor appointments or online recommendations for therapeutic cannabis.
HELENA — An advocacy group is defying the state medical board's ban on using video teleconferences to examine people seeking medical marijuana cards, saying the medium is necessary for people who don't have access to a doctor.
HELENA - The state Board of Medical Examiners has suspended the license of a former White Sulphur Springs physician after four complaints were filed against him and he did not undergo an evaluation recommended by the board.