Advocacy Group Expressed Skepticism About Medical Board

Advocacy Group Expressed Skepticism About Medical Board

A consumer advocacy group has claimed in front of a state Senate committee that the Medical Board of California is still not providing appropriate oversight and discipline of problem doctors.

                The Santa Monica-based Consumer Watchdog made the claim in testimony this week in front of the Senate Business and Professions Committee earlier this week. The hearing is known as a “sunset review.” Such hearings take place every four years to determine if state agencies should continue to operate moving forward.

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