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California   Show contact info »
Northern California Office
Department of Health Services Laboratory Field Services
1111 Broadway 19th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607

Telephone: (510) 873-6328
Fax: (510) 873-6377

Southern California Office
Department of Health Services Laboratory Field Services
865 Figueroa Street, Suite 360
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Telephone: (213) 833-6000
Fax: (213) 833-6014
Florida   Show contact info »
Florida Department of Health Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel
Division of Medical Quality Assurance
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C07
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3257

Telephone: (850) 245-4355
Fax: (850) 922-8876
Georgia   Show contact info »
Georgia Department of Human Resources
Office of Regulatory Services
Diagnostic Services Unit
2 Peachtree Street, NW, Suite 33-250
Atlanta, GA 30303-3167

Telephone: (404) 657-5457
Fax: (404) 657-5442
Hawaii   Show contact info »
Hawaii Department of Health
State Laboratory Division
2725 Waimans Home Road
Pearl City, HI 96825

Telephone: (808) 453-6652
Fax: (808) 453-6662

Louisiana   Show contact info »
Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners
Licensure Division
PO Box 30250
New Orleans, LA 70190-0250

Telephone: (504) 568-6820
Website: www.lsbme.org
Montana   Show contact info »
Montana Board of Clinical Laboratory Practitioners
PO Box 200513
Helena, MT 59620-0513

Telephone: (406) 841-2393
Fax: (406) 841-2305
Website: www.state.mt.us
Nevada   Show contact info »
Nevada Bureau of Licensure and Certification
1551 College Parkway #158
Carson City, NV 89710
Telephone: (775) 687-4475
Fax: (775) 687-6588
Website: www.health2k.state.nv.us
North Dakota   Show contact info »
North Dakota Department of Health
Division of Microbiology
1205 Ave A West
PO Box 5520
Bismark, ND 58502-5520

Telephone: (701) 328-5262
Fax: (701) 328-5270
Website: www.health.state.nd.us
Puerto Rico   Show contact info »
Puerto Rico Department of Public Health
Puerto Rico College of Medical Technologist
Avenue San Patricio F-1
Guaynabo, PR 00968

Telephone: (809) 792-6400
Fax: (787) 792-6627
Website: www.ctmpr.com
Rhode Island   Show contact info »
Rhode Island Department of Health
Division of Facilities Regulation

3 Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908
Telephone: (401) 222-2827
Website: www.health.state.ri.us
Tennessee   Show contact info »
Tennessee State Licensure Board
Department of Health
Tennessee Medical Laboratory Board

First Floor, Cordell Hull Bldg
425 5th Ave North
Nashville, TN 37247-1010

Telephone: (615) 532-5128
Fax: (615) 741-7698
Website: www.tennessee.gov
West Virginia   Show contact info »
West Virginia Office of Laboratory Science
Department of HHS

167 Eleventh Ave
South Charleston, WV 25303

Telephone: (304) 558-3530
Fax: (304) 558-2006
Website: www.wvdhhr.org

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Respiratory Therapy Licensure Boards

State Special Considerations
Alaska   Show contact info »
No License Required in this State
 
Arizona   Show contact info »
Arizona State Board of Respiratory Care Examiners
1400 W. Washington
Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Telephone: 602-542-5995
Website: http://www.rb.state.az.us/
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 weeks
Arkansas   Show contact info »
Respiratory Care Examining Committee
Arkansas State Medical Board

2100 Riverfront Dr.
Suite 200
Little Rock, AR 72202

Telephone: 501-296-1802
Website: http://www.armedicalboard.org/
 
California   Show contact info »
Respiratory Care Board
444 N. 3rd St
Suite 270
Sacramento, CA 95814-0227

Telephone: 916-323-9983
Website: http://www.rcb.ca.gov/
Must have 2-year degree;
Supervised temp license is issued
Colorado   Show contact info »
State of Colorado Office of Resp. Ther. Licensure
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, Co. 80202-5146

Telephone: 303-894-7851
Fax: 303-894-7880
Website: http://www.dora.state.co.us/
Therapy verifies State Licence & NBRC. Lic. 1 week;
$60.00 USD fee
Connecticut   Show contact info »
Department of Public Health

Applications

140 Capitol Av
MS12MQA
Hartford, CT 06134-0308

Supporting Documents
140 Capitol Ave
MS12APP
Hartford, CT 06134-0308

Telephone: 860-509-7562
Fax: 860-509-8457
Website: www.state.ct.us/dph
Time to allow for licensure: Verifies NBRC, State license, Education 1-2 Weeks.
App., Passport Photo Notarized.
Delaware   Show contact info »
Medical Center of Delaware
Cannon Bldg.

PO Box 1668
Wilmington, DE 19899

Telephone: (302) 739-4522
Website: http://www.dpr.delaware.gov/boards/medicalpractice/index.shtml
Time to allow for licensure: Verifies State licenses & NBRC in 2-3 Weeks.
Temp issued 1-2 days.
District of Columbia   Show contact info »
825 Capital St. NE, Suite 2224
Washington DC, 20002

Telephone: 202-442-9200
Website: http://hpla.doh.dc.gov/hpla/cwp/view,A,1195,Q,488204,hplaNav,|30661|,.asp
Time to allow for licensure: 3-6 Weeks
Must pick up from the Board the "Suspervisors Form"
$195.00 USD Fee
Florida   Show contact info »
Department of Health
Client Services

4052 Bald Cypressway #C05
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Telephone: 850-488-0595
Website: http://www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/respiratory/
 
Georgia   Show contact info »
Composite State Board of Medical Examiners
Respiratory Therapy Committee

#2 Peachtree Street NW, 36th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303

Telephone: 404-656-3914
Fax: 404-656-9723
Website: http://www.state.ga.us/meb/licensure_rr.html
Time to allow for licensure: 6-8 Weeks
Hawaii   Show contact info »
No license required in this state
 
Idaho   Show contact info »
Idaho State Board of Medicine
1755 Westgate Dr, Suite 140
Boise, ID 83704

Telephone: 208-327-7009
Website: http://www.bom.state.id.us/about/Parapage.html
Time to allow for licensure: 2-4 Weeks
Illinois   Show contact info »
Department of Professional Regulation
320 W. Washington
3rd Floor
Springfield, IL 62786

Telephone: 217-782-0218
Website: http://www.dpr.state.il.us/
 
Indiana   Show contact info »
Health Professions Bureau
402 W. Washington St, Room #W066
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Telephone: 317-232-2960
Website: http://www.hpb.in.gov/
Time to allow for licensure: Verifies NBRC & Transcripts Photocopy of State License 1 week
Iowa   Show contact info »
Health Professions Bureau
402 W. Washington St, Room #W066
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Telephone: 317-232-2960
Website: http://www.hpb.in.gov/
Time to allow for licensure: 6-8 weeks
Kansas   Show contact info »
Kansas State Board of Healing Arts
235 S. Topeka Blvd.
Topeka, KS 66603

Telephone: 785-296-7413
Website: http://www.ksbha.org/
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 Weeks
Kentucky   Show contact info »
Kentucky Board for Respiratory Care
301 East Main Street
National City Plaza Building, Suite 900
Lexington, KY 40507

Telephone: 859-246-2747
Website: http://www.kbrc.ky.gov/
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 Weeks
Louisana   Show contact info »
Board of Medical Examiners
Advisory Committee on Respiratory Care

630 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

Telephone: 504-524-6763
Website: http://www.lsbme.louisiana.gov/RespiratoryTherapists.htm
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 Weeks
Maine   Show contact info »
Division of Licensing and Enforcement
Board of Respiratory Care Practitioners

122 Northern Avenue
Gardiner, ME 04345

Telephone: 207-624-8603
Website: http://www.maineprofessionalreg.org/
Time to allow for licensure: 2-4 Weeks
Maryland   Show contact info »
Board of Physicians
P.O. Box 37217
Baltimore, MD 21297

Telephone: 410-764-4764
Website: http://www.mbp.state.md.us/
Time to allow for licensure: 2-3 Weeks
Massachusetts   Show contact info »
Board of Respiratory Care
239 Causeway Street, 5th floor
Boston, MA 02114

Telephone: 617-727-1747
Website: http://www.bom.state.id.us/about/Parapage.html
Time to allow for licensure: 4-6 Weeks
Michigan   Show contact info »
Michigan Department of Community Health
Capitol View Building

201 Townsend Street
Lansing, Michigan 48913

Telephone: 517-373-3740
Website: www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,1607,7-132-27417_27529_29413---,00.html
 
Minnesota   Show contact info »
Board of Medical Practice
2829 University Ave., Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Telephone: 612-617-2130
Website: http://www.bmp.state.mn.us/
Time to allow for licensure: 1-3 Months
Mississippi   Show contact info »
State Dept. of Health
Professional Licensure – Respiratory Care

570 East Woodrow Wilson
Jackson, MS 39216

Telephone: 601-576-7400
Website: http://www.msdh.state.ms.us/
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 Weeks
Missouri   Show contact info »
State Board of Respiratory Care
3605 Missouri Blvd.
Jefferson City, MO 65109

Telephone: 573-522-5864
Website: http://pr.mo.gov/respiratorycare-about-the-board.asp
Time to allow for licensure: 1 Week
Montana   Show contact info »
Professional and Occupational Licensing
301 S. Park Rd., 4th Floor
Helena, MT 59620

Telephone: 406-841-2385
Website: http://mt.gov/dli/bsd/license/bsd_boards/rcp_board/verif_page.asp
Time to allow for licensure: 3-5 Days
Nebraska   Show contact info »
Board of Examiners in Respiratory Care Practice
301 Centennial Mall South, 3rd Floor
Lincoln, NE 68509

Telephone: 402-471-2299
Website: http://www.bom.state.id.us/about/Parapage.html
Time to allow for licensure: 2-4 Weeks
New Hampshire   Show contact info »
Office of Allied Health Professions
2 Industrial Park Drive
Concord, NH 03301

Telephone: 603-271-8389
Website: http://www.nh.gov/alliedhealth/boards/respiratorycare/index.htm
 
New Jersey   Show contact info »
Division of Consumer Affairs
124 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 07101

Telephone: 973-504-6363
Website: http://www.state.nj.us/oag/ca/medical/respcare.htm
Time to allow for licensure: 2-3 Weeks;
$125.00 USD Fee
New Mexico   Show contact info »
Respiratory Care Advisory Board
2055 South Pacheco, Suite 400
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Telephone: 505-476-7121
Website: http://www.rld.state.nm.us/RespiratoryCare/index.html
Time to allow for licensure: 1 Week
New York   Show contact info »
New York State Education Dept
Office of Professional Licenses

89 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12234

Telephone: 518-486-2554
Website: http://www.op.nysed.gov/rtlic.htm
Time to allow for licensure: 2-6 Weeks;
Must have a 2-year degree.
North Carolina   Show contact info »
North Carolina Respiratory Care Board
1100 Navaho Drive, Suite 242
Raleigh, NC 27609

Telephone: 919-878-5595
Website: http://www.ncrcb.org/
Time to allow for licensure: 1 Week
North Dakota   Show contact info »
North Dakota State Board of Respiratory Care
PO Box 2223
Bismarck, ND 58502

Telephone: 701-222-1564
Website: http://www.ndsbrc.com/
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 Weeks
Ohio   Show contact info »
Ohio Respiratory Care Board
77 S. High St.
16th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215-6108

Telephone: 614-752-9218
Website: www.state.oh.us/rsp
Time to allow for licensure: 2-3 Weeks
Oklahoma   Show contact info »
Oklahoma Medical Board
5104 N. Francis Avenue, Suite C
Oklahoma City, OK 73118

Telephone: 405-848-6841
Fax: 405-848-8240 Website: http://www.okmedicalboard.org/
Time to allow for licensure: 10 days - 2 months
Oregon   Show contact info »
Idaho State Board of Medicine
1755 Westgate Dr, Suite 140
Boise, ID 83704

Telephone: 208-327-7009
Website: http://www.bom.state.id.us/about/Parapage.html
Time to allow for licensure: 2-4 Weeks
Pennsylvania   Show contact info »
Professional State Board of Medicine
2601 N. 3rd St
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Telephone: 717-787-2381
Website: http://www.dos.state.pa.us/bpoa/site/default.asp
Time to allow for licensure: 5-10 Days;
Rhode Island   Show contact info »
Rhode Island Department of Professional Regulation
3 Capitol Hill, Rm 104
Providence, RI 02908

Telephone: 401-222-2827
Website: http://www.health.ri.gov/hsr/professions/resp_care.php
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 Weeks
South Carolina   Show contact info »
South Carolina Board of Respiratory
110 Centerview Drive, Suite 202
Columbia, SC 29210

Telephone: 803-896-4300
Fax: 803-896-4515 Website: www.llr.state.sc.us/pol/medical
Time to allow for licensure: 2-4 Weeks
South Dakota   Show contact info »
State Board of Medical Examiners
1323 S. Minnisota Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57105

Telephone: 605-336-0270
Website: http://doh.sd.gov/boards/medicine/Licensing/RCP.aspx
Time to allow for licensure: 1 Week
Tennessee   Show contact info »
Board for Respiratory Care
First Floor – Cordall Hull

425 5th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37247-1010

Telephone: 615-532-5096
Website: http://health.state.tn.us/Boards/RC/
Time to allow for licensure: 6 Weeks
Texas   Show contact info »
Texas Department of Health
1100 W. 49th St.
Austin, TX 78756

Telephone: 512-834-6632
Fax: 512-834-4518 Website: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/respiratory/
Time to allow for licensure: 4 Weeks
Utah   Show contact info »
Business Regulation
Department of Professional Licensing

160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84114

Telephone: 801-530-6626
Website: http://www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/respiratory_care.html
Time to allow for licensure: 2 Weeks;
$60.00 Fee
Vermont   Show contact info »
National Life Bldg
North FL2
Montpelier, VT 05620-3402

Telephone: (802) 828-1505
Website: http://vtprofessionals.org/opr1/r_therapists/
 
Virginia   Show contact info »
Department of Health Professions
Perimeter Center

9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233

Telephone: 804-662-7664
Website: http://www.bom.state.id.us/about/Parapage.html
Time to allow for licensure: 2-4 Weeks
Washington   Show contact info »
Department of Health-Respiratory Care Section
PO Box 1099
Olympia, WA 98507-1099

Telephone: 360-236-4942
Website: https://fortress.wa.gov/doh/hpqa1/hps7/Respiratory_Care/default.htm
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 Weeks
West Virginia   Show contact info »
West Virginia Board of Respiratory Care
Hillcrest Office Park

106 Dee Dr, Suite 1
Charleston, WV 25311

Telephone: 304-558-1382
Website: http://www.wvborc.org/
Time to allow for licensure: 1-2 Weeks
Wisconsin   Show contact info »
Bureau of Health Professions-Respiratory Care
1400 East Washington Avenue
Madison, WI 53703

Telephone: 608-266-0483
Website: http://www.drl.state.wi.us/
Time to allow for licensure: Verifies State licenses, NBRC, education 2-3 Weeks
Wyoming   Show contact info »
State Occupational Licensing
2020 Carey Avenue, Suite 201
Cheyenne, WY 82002

Telephone: 307-777-7788
Website: http://www.wysrc.org/WyomingStateBoardForRespiratoryCare.html
Time to allow for licensure: 1-3 days

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