North Carolina medical board acted against 278 physicians, PAs since 2018

Since 2018, 278 physicians and physician assistants were disciplined by the North Carolina Medical Board, according to a CBS 17 investigation.

The board is responsible for licensing and disciplining medical professionals. In the past two years, the board revoked and suspended licenses for professionals due to sexual harassment of patients and criminal convicitions for DWI, drug prescribing, tax fraud and child pornography charges.

CBS 17 called the offices of physicians with indefinitely suspended licenses in North Carolina and confirmed they're no longer practicing at the facilities.

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