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Illinois Medical License

David Ivaniuk • 27 March 2020

License requirements

  • Medical School Verification and Transcripts
  • Examination Scores
  • Postgraduate Training Verification
  • NPDB Self-Query
  • Background Check
  • Undergraduate Transcripts
  • Average Processing Time: 3-4 months

Training requirements

  • 5 attempts at all USMLE Steps combined
  • 5 attempts at COMLEX Levels combined
  • 7 years to complete USMLE, No limit on COMLEX
  • 2 years of Postgraduate training

Board contact info

  • Phone: (217) 524-7534
  • Fax: (217) 524-2169
  • 320 West Washington Street, 3rd Floor, Springfield, IL 62786
  • Website: www.idfpr.com

Illinois Physician licensing

Illinois medical licensing process has it’s both cons and pros. Medical board accepts majority of the verifications through their online system upload feature which expedites the process. On the other hand, it is impossible to reach out your application processor directly, as you always redirected into a general call center. IL requires the submission of the fingerprint cards for the background check. Also, you will have to obtain your undergraduate transcripts, which are not required by majority of the US states, but Illinois. At MedicalLicensing.com we can help you navigate the application process and handle everything on your behalf.

Expedited Medical Licensing

Whether you are US or Foreign graduate our experienced team will handle the entire Illinois medical licensing process for you. There are never any hidden surprises or fees with MedicalLicensing.com. To get you started we will only need you to send us your current CV or fill out our online application. Our services include but are not limited to:

  • Eligibility check and professional history research
  • Professional completion of the application
  • Submission of all credential verifications requested by Illinois
  • Verification Tracking and Follow-Up
  • Assigned Licensing Specialist
  • Progress Updates & Detailed Instructions

Illinois Doctor License: Requirements

Like in every other state of the USA, Illinois laws imply a range of documents and reports to be prepared by the seekers. To get your Illinois doctor license, you need to prove the following documents and achievements to a local authority:

  • Satisfactory completion of medical school
  • At least 24 months of postgraduate training
  • Passing such exams as USMLE (3 steps), or NBOME (3 parts) or Canadian Licentiate of the Medical Council
  • Social security number
  • Criminal background check
  • More requirements are depending on residency, social status, etc.

Everything mentioned before should be mailed to the illinois medical board along with the application form and licensing application fee. The process of getting a nurse or physician license in Illinois can be complicated for an amateur. That is where our medical licensing services come to help you.

Why Choose Our Physician Licensing Service in Illinois?

We are among the most renowned and reputable credentialing companies in the whole USA. You can apply to the whole range of health care, hospital, nursing, telehealth, and physician licenses. Here is what we can do for you:

  • Licensure for the career beginners. With us, you can forget about worrying about your future. Your assistant will turn you into a doctor up to a date you need.
  • Licence renewal is natural if you are our returning client.
  • Our Illinois medical license  specialist will consult you on every step and document you need to get.

We can be a mediator in your communication with every registered medical board. Along with that, our Illinois medical license service has got the best reviews from the medical staff around the state.

Illinois Medical Licensing Services: How to Apply?

To use our Illinois medical license services, you need to register on our website and leave your contact information, so our licensing  staff can reach out to you.

FAQ About Illinois Medical Licensure

  • What is the Illinois application fee for my physician license?
    Illinois medical board application fee is $735. Keep in mind that there are other verification fees you will have to pay such as license verifications, background check, exam transcripts, etc.
  • How long does the application process take?
    The average processing time that we are seeing is about 2-3 months given you have no disciplinary actions, malpractices or criminal records on your background. Also, is you are a foreign graduate you might see a longer processing time due to credential verification process.
  • Do I need an FCVS profile?
    We strongly suggest use of the FCVS profile for the foreign medical graduates unless you can send the verification form to the medical school yourself. FCVS is also benefitial if you are planning on applying for a multiple state medical licenses since it expedites the verification process. For some states FCVS profile use is a mandatory requirement.
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State Requirements

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