• New York

New York Limited Permit Application

Limited Permits


You may be eligible to apply for a limited permit to practice medicine only under the supervision of a New York State licensed and currently registered physician and only in a general hospital, nursing home, State-operated psychiatric, developmental or alcohol treatment center, or incorporated, nonprofit institution for the treatment of the chronically ill. To be eligible for a limited permit, you must:

  • have satisfied all requirements for a license as a physician except those relating to examination and citizenship or permanent residence status in the U.S. OR

  • be an International Medical Graduate (IMG) who has met the education requirement and holds a standard certificate from ECFMG.