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D.C. bill would make it easier for doctors to practice across state lines

By Tina Reed Staff, Reporter, Washington Business Journal

Updated Mar 7, 2017, 4:59pm EST – It could be easier for doctors from outside the District to practice medicine in D.C. — largely using telemedicine — in the future if a bill to be introduced Tuesday by D.C. Councilman Vincent Gray ultimately passes. The measure would authorize the District to join a compact of 17 states created by the Federation of State Medical Boards that have agreed to standardize and expedite the process for licensing physicians from other jurisdictions that are also members of the group.

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