|APPLYING FOR A VOLUNTEER EMERITUS LICENSE |
Physicians who have retired from active practice can apply for a Volunteer Emeritus License in Oregon if they wish to volunteer for non-remunerative medical service in a health clinic.
A “health clinic” is a public health clinic or a health clinic operated by a charitable corporation that mainly provides primary health, dental or mental health services to low-income patients without charge or using a sliding fee scale based on the income of the patient.
To apply and obtain a Volunteer Emeritus license:
- Initial Application fee is waived.
- $50.00 Registration fee, $25.00 Prescription Monitoring fee, and $5 Workforce Data fee must be paid at time of initial registration.
- Online Volunteer Emeritus Application
The Board’s administrative rules for Licensure of Volunteer Emeritus Physicians can be found in OAR 847-023-0000 - 0015.