Temporary Emergency License for Foreign-Licensed Physicians
The State of New Jersey is issuing temporary, emergency licenses to foreign-licensed physicians so that they may provide essential healthcare services during the current public health emergency. The Board of Medical Examiners is now issuing these licenses to physicians holding plenary, unrestricted licenses in good-standing in other countries.
New Jersey’s Law Against Price Gouging is Now in Effect
File a complaint here.
This law prohibits excessive price increases during a declared state of emergency, or for 30 days after the termination of the state of emergency. Excessive price increases are defined as price increases that are more than 10 percent higher than the price at which merchandise was sold during the normal course of business prior to the state of emergency. Consumers who believe they were targeted by a scheme related to COVID-19 or who believe that businesses have unfairly increased their prices are encouraged to
file a complaint online or call (973) 504-6240. Consumers should leave their name, contact information, nature of the complaint and the name and address of the business.
Hoarding of Hydroxychloroquine or Drugs in Short Supply
For complaints against a medical professional who is hoarding or inappropriately writing prescriptions for Hydroxychloroquine or other drugs deemed in short supply
file a complaint here.
Last Modified: 5/1/2020 9:58 AM