The NPDB/HIPDB is the National Practitioner Data Bank/ Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank. A self-query is required of all applicants applying for a full medical/osteopathic license. Please go to the following website
; click on “has a report been filed on you?” on the left under the title “practitioners”; click on “search on myself”; read the screen, scroll to the bottom of the screen, click in the box “I acknowledge and understand…”, then click on the “continue button”; you are now in the self-query and will need to complete as instructed. At the end of completing the online self-query where you will print a form that needs to be signed, notarized, and mailed directly to the NPDB/HIPDB. Once the NPDB has completed the report they will email you an electronic copy and mail you the original. You may submit either to the Board.