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License Status used by the Arkansas State Medical Board

Active
:   The license is Active
Inactive
:   The license is Not Active due to non-payment of renewal fees or license has a category of 'Revoked' or 'Suspended'

License Categories used by the Arkansas State Medical Board

Consent Order
:   A written agreement between the Board and a licensee in which the licensee agrees to comply with specific conditions.
Deceased
:   Practitioner has expired
Denied
:   Practitioner was not issued a medical license
Disqualified
:   Non-compliance of CEU/CME submission after extension
Dissolved
:   The dissolving of a Medical Corporation
Education
:   Licensed under Act 497 of 2005. Allows physicians who do not meet the Board's standard license requirements to be licensed while working as a faculty member, or affiliated under the supervision of a faculty member established by and under control of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. License is only valid within the UAMS system.
Education-Temporary
:   A temporary permit issued to a physician who will be considered for license under Act 497 of 2005.
Exam
:   To specify that a licensing exam was taken in that state
Expired
:   License no longer current and/or valid. Also indicates not-renewed, lapsed and delinquent
Incomplete
:   Pending Application, no license
Location Limited
:   Practitioner is allowed to practice at a specific location approved by the Board
Merged
:   Merging of multiple Medical Corporations
Oversight Required/Site Specific/Limited Temporary
:   Temporary license authorized for a specific location and physician oversight is required.
Pending
:   License application is Pending
Probation
:   License sanctioned as result of disciplinary action
Requirements
:   The Board has placed specific conditions on the licensee that must be fulfilled in order for the licensee's license to remain Active.
Restricted
:   The Board has placed practice restrictions and/or privilege limitations on the license
Revoked
:   License has been removed
Revoked/Stayed
:   The revocation is stayed (will not go into effect) as long as the practitioner complies with any other condition the Board has placed on them
Site Specific
:   The practitioner is allowed to practice at a specific location approved by the Board
Surrendered
:   Practitioner has voluntarily relinquished his license
Suspended
:   License has been removed for a certain period of time due to disciplinary action
Suspended/Expired
:   License is suspended for a certain period of time due to disciplinary action, however, the license is no longer current due to non-renewal.
Suspended/Stayed
:   The suspension is stayed (will not go into effect) as long as the practitioner complies with any other condition the Board has placed on them
Temporary
:   Temporary Permit issued until license can be issued
Unlimited
:   License is Active with no restrictions
Unlimited - IMG
:   Licensed under Act 495 of 2005. Allows International Medical Graduates to be licensed after having only completed one year of US internship or residency while being currently enrolled in a UAMS residency program. License status is changed to Unlimited upon receipt of proof from the program that the PGY3 has been successfully completed.
Unused
:   PA is licensed but in the process of establishing their employment relationship; can also mean a PA who has no supervising physician can renew their license, but unable to utilize it until a supervising physician is obtained
Withdrawn
:   Practitioner withdrew license application, no license was issued