Those wishing to practice medicine in the state of Rhode Island need to obtain a limited license for postgraduate training or a full medical license.
The Rhode Island State Code is silent on the Issue of prescribing.
The Center for Telehealth & e-Health law is committed to keeping the telehealth community informed on emerging legal and regulatory telehealth issues. In efforts to accomplish this goal, CTeL has made available each state’s physician licensure statutes. However, for those interested in a more in-depth analysis of these statutes, CTeL offers its members access to a annotated statutory directory, complete with executive summaries.
Rhode Island Physician Licensure Statute
Rhode Island Physician Licensure Statute – Members