COVID-19 License Information & Other Resources

COVID-19 License Information & Other Resources

Important License Renewal Update, effective February 24, 2021:

To protect the public by ensuring that physicians, physician assistants and nurses are qualified and properly licensed, Governor Mills has signed Executive Order 33 FY20/21 which repeals that section of Executive Order 16 FY19/20 which had authorized the extension of licenses due to expire during the State of Emergency.  Section 1(E) of that order is now repealed.  Osteopathic physicians and physician assistants working with them whose licenses have been extended due to the State of Emergency must renew their licenses by March 31, 2021. 

Governor Janet Mills Executive Order 33 FY20/21 Executive Order 33 FY20/21 

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Resources: 

Joint Statement of the Licensing Boards regarding Prescribing of Chloroquine, Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin

Joint Statement of the Licensing Boards re Chloroquine, Hydroxychloroquine & Azithromycin

CDC COVID-19 Updates:

https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/mecdc/infectious-disease/epi/airborne/coronavirus.shtml

Maine Responds Emergency Health Volunteer System: 

https://maineresponds.org/

Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP):

https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/mecdc/public-health-systems/phep 

Department of Health & Human Services:

Emergency Rules pursuant to the public health emergency can be found at: https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/oms/rules/emergency.shtml#anchor2225289.

Federal: From the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services:

Medicare Telemedicine Health Care Provider Fact Sheet can be found at:  https://www.cms.gov/newsroom/fact-sheets/medicare-telemedicine-health-care-provider-fact-sheet.