Ohio Medical Board approach to physicians with mental health issues may have a chilling effect on physicians seeking treatment

Pursuant to Ohio Revised Code Section 4731.22(B)(19), the Medical Board in Ohio can suspend the license of a physician if it is determined that a physician has an "...inability to practice according to acceptable and prevailing standard of care by reason of mental illness . . .".  This suggests that the Board must link a physician's … Continue reading Ohio Medical Board approach to physicians with mental health issues may have a chilling effect on physicians seeking treatment