Texas Department of State Health Services: Special message for military personnel, spouses, and veterans

March 22, 2017

The State of Texas recognizes the contributions of our active duty military service members, their spouses, and veterans. The Texas Department of State Health Services …

Licensing by comity for engineers

March 22, 2017

National Council of Examiners in Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) has an established system for storing records to facilitate licensure by comity. Read more about it. …

Beauty Industry Leaders Form Coalition to Reform Industry Standards and Protect Consumers Against Dangerous Deregulation Measures

February 23, 2017

Read more about the Future of the Beauty Industry Coalition. …

Military family licensure problems in congressional crosshairs

February 17, 2017

Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel hearing in February highlighted the disconnect between military family life and the states’ professional credentialing systems for truck drivers, …

The high-tech social worker: myth or reality?

January 30, 2017

Cover story from the January/February 2017 Social Work Today explores the challenges and advantages of technology in social work practice. Read the full article. …

Survey of telemental health/telebehavioral health laws

December 22, 2016

Epstein Becker Green has released a 50-state survey of laws covering electronic practice in mental and behavioral health. Download the survey (PDF). …

Survey says state medical boards most concerned with telemedicine

December 22, 2016

Telemedicine topped the list of concerns for 2017 in a survey of 57 state medical boards. …

Kentucky considering PT licensing compact

December 22, 2016

The Kentucky legislature is slated to consider joining the licensure compact for physical therapists in the 2017 legislative session. Read more. …

White House fact sheet: Occupational licensing

December 13, 2016

The White House issued a fact sheet about the impact of occupational licensing on labor mobility. Read the fact sheet. …
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