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  Physician Professions Licensed by IDFPR:  
 
  • Physician, Licensed
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    Pursuant to Public Act 97-622 an individual applying for a physician or chiropractic physician license shall submit to a criminal background check.  This requirement is effective for applications postmarked on or after February 2, 2015.    Please note that individuals applying for temporary physician and visiting physician licenses are not required to submit to a criminal history background check.  Criminal background checks will not be required for renewal or restoration applications.  Instructions and information regarding this requirement are in the application packets.  Please see the Fingerprint Information Bulletin below for important links and detailed information.

    Please note that individuals applying for temporary physician and visiting physician licenses will not be required to submit a criminal history background check.  Criminal background checks will not be required for renewal and restoration applications.

     
         
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      How to renew your license  
      NOTE: Profession is not currently in renewal.
      License expires July 31 every three years.

     
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  • IDFPR Physician Profile Application
  • IDFPR and the Drug Enforcement Administration warn against "Doctor Shopping" in letter to health care professionals
  • Patient Advocate Liaison
  • Illinois Encourages Health Professionals to Volunteer for Disaster Preparedness
  • Important Notice Regarding Schedule II Changes for Controlled Substances Licenses


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