Public comment period extended for hearing aid specialist rules
The Health Licensing Office filed proposed administrative rules for the Advisory Council on Hearing Aids. The proposed administrative rules were filed with the Secretary of State and were published in the Nov. 1, 2016, edition of the Oregon Bulletin. The public comment period has been extended. You are invited to review the proposed rules and offer comments in writing by noon on Dec. 29, 2016. (Click the headline to read more)
Upcoming HLO closures for holidays, training and office relocation
Please be aware, HLO will be closed to the public on the following dates for holidays, training and our office relocation: Thursday, Nov. 25 and Friday, Nov. 26, 2016 for Thanksgiving; Monday, Dec. 26, 2016 for Christmas (observed); Monday, Jan. 2, 2017 for New Year’s (observed); Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 for all-day training; Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day; TENTATIVE: Feb. 10-13 for our move to a new location in Salem; Monday, February 20, 2017, for Presidents Day. Please consult our website at www.oregon.gov/oha/hlo or our Facebook pages at www.facebook.com/OregonHLO or www.facebook.com/OregonCosmetology before driving to our office for exams or other tasks in February and March in case the move date changes.
HLO recruiting for three members of dietitians board
The Health Licensing Office is recruiting for the following vacancies on the Board of Licensed Dietitians: two licensed dietitians who have been engaged in the practice of dietetics for at least five years and one public member who is not a spouse, domestic partner, child, parent or sibling of a licensed dietitian. (Click headline to read more.)