Georgia Composite Medical Board

12/07/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/08/2023 12:09

Board updates position on telehealth prescribing

December 07, 2023

Board updates position on telehealth prescribing

The Georgia Composite Medical Board voted during its December 2023 meeting that effective Jan. 1, 2024, the Board's previous position on the flexibility allowed through the Drug Enforcement Administration's telehealth prescribing policy during and after the COVID-19 pandemic will be rescinded. All licensees should refer to the Medical Practice Act and Board Rules for proper prescribing practices in Georgia.

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Previous Position:
https://medicalboard.georgia.gov/press-releases/2022-04-16/update-covid-state-emergency

Medical Practice Act
O.C.G.A. Title 43, Ch. 34

Rules of the Georgia Composite Medical Board
https://rules.sos.state.ga.us/gac/360