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The Idaho State Board of Medicine is open. Due to physical distancing efforts in response to COVID-19, the Board of Medicine is limiting in-person business interactions. All our employees are available to answer any questions you have via e-mail, or you may contact our agency by telephone at 208-327-7000. You may experience delays in reaching staff during this time, and we appreciate your patience and apologize for any inconvenience in advance.

Idaho Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses (IDOPL) Emergency Proclamation – COVID-19 Vaccine Administration: January 29, 2021

Idaho Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses

Governor’s Emergency Declaration Proclamation - 3/26/2021

Face coverings and mask exemptions

FSMB Statement on Wearing Face Coverings During Patient Care

On October 22, 2020, the Board of Medicine adopted the FSMB Statement on providers wearing face coverings during patient care:

BOM and IMA Statement on Physician Notes for Mask Exemptions

On November 6, 2020, the Board of Medicine adopted a joint statement with the Idaho Medical Association on physician notes for mask exemptions.

Covid-19 Information

Governor’s Emergency Declaration Proclamation - 1/29/2020

Board of Medicine COVID-19 Proclamation - 3/13/2020
Licensure protocol during COVID-19
Licensing and practice during COVID-19
Administrative rules temporarily suspended in response to COVID-19
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Please refer to and for information regarding Covid-19.