You are here:
The 2013 Legislature passed HB 2997 making licensing mandatory for individuals practicing midwifery unless they were exempt. At that time the initial license costs were $1200 with a $1200 discount for applicants who met all licensing requirements and had never held a prior license. In 2013 fees for applicants renewing a license were $1200 annually. Documentation specifically related to fees was provided by the Legislative Fiscal Office (LFO) regarding HB 2997.
The Respiratory Therapist & Polysomnographic Technologist Licensing Board (Board) is currently seeking interested parties to serve as experts on a Rules Advisory Committee (RAC) for the respiratory therapy & polysomnography professions in Oregon. Topics under review include but are not limited to definitions, licensing and examination requirements, attestation of certain certifications, training and reporting, continuing education standards and practice standards.
Mark your calendar and note that the Health Licensing Office (and all State of Oregon agencies) will be closed on the following day:
Effective January 1, 2020, the Oregon Board of Direct Entry Midwifery under the Health Licensing Office has updated the Direct Entry Midwifery Oregon Administrative Rules. The Board did a complete rule review with a major focus on the following:
The Health Licensing Office will open at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, to assist you with your testing, licensing and renewal needs.
The Board of Direct Entry Midwifery (Board) met on October 24, 2019, and voted on the adoption of permanent Oregon Administrative Rules. However, the Board will continue to discuss and deliberate on risk assessment provisions at the November 20, 2019 meeting. To ensure that all stakeholders have the opportunity to comment, the public comment period has been extended through November 10, 2019, at 5 p.m. Comments received after November 10, 2019, at 5 p.m. will not be considered by the Board of Direct Entry Midwifery.
Subscribe to receive email notification of Board updates
Your browser is out-of-date! It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites. Learn how