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IMPORTANT NEWS ABOUT YOUR LICENSE/REGISTRATION RENEWAL

YOUR LICENSE/REGISTRATION DOES NOT EXPIRE ON OCTOBER 31, 2020

License/Registration expiration date:Automatically extended by the Board in compliance with Governor Hogan’s Executive Order dated June 19, 2020. License/registrations will expire 30 days after the state of emergency is terminated.

Renewal Deadline: Automatically extended by the Board in compliance with Governor Hogan’s Executive Order dated June 19, 2020. License/registrations will expire 30 days after the state of emergency is terminated. Inactive status changes may also be completed online during the renewal period.

Online Renewal Access: through the Board’s website

Mandatory CEUs, Electives Waiver, and CPR Certification: Mandatory 7 CEUs: 3 Hrs. Ethics or Jurisprudence; 3 Hrs. in Communicable Diseases including HIV/AIDS; 1 Hr. Diversity or Cultural Competency. 17 elective CEUs waived. Must possess an unexpired CPR certificate (LMTs Healthcare Provider Level & RMP's Basic CPR) at the time of renewal.

CEU Exemption Notice: Initial licenses and registrations issued on or after 10/31/2019 are exempt from the CEU requirements but must renew and hold a valid CPR certification.

LATE RENEWAL FEE: WAIVED FOR 2020

LMT's & RMP's with Tax and/or Child Support Holds: The Board must receive official clearance from the MD Comptroller and/or the Division of Child Support Enforcement before a license or registration may be issued.

Email Sharon Oliver at sharon.oliver@maryland.gov or mdh.bcmte@maryland.gov. with questions.


2020 RENEWAL CYCLE CEU REQUIREMENTS

7 REQUIRED CEUs & CPR
  • 3 CEUs in Ethics and Jurisprudence
  • 3 CEUs in Communicable Diseases
  • 1 CEU in Cultural Competence/Diversity
  • CPR Provider Level Certification

WAIVED: 17 ELECTIVE CEUs



 

CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION:

Upcoming Events

Feb. 23 - JP Examination
Feb. 24 - Board Meeting


Notice of Public Meeting

Subject: Open Session Meeting
Date: February 24, 2021
Time: 10:00 am
Join by Google Meet: meet.google.com/zwy-zrju-kts
Call-in number: ‪+1 575-323-9265‬ ‬‬
Access code: ‪278 539 429‬#

Because of the logistics of this meeting, please submit your questions in writing to sharon.oliver@maryland.gov or caitlin.thompson@maryland.gov


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Additional Resources

FSMTB Guidelines for Practice with COVID- Considerations

Maryland Department of Health

Federal Government Guidance-Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce

Governor's COVID-19 Pandemic Orders and Interpretive Guidance

Maryland COVID-19 for Businesses

OSHA COVID-19

CDC Daily Updated Comprehensive Resource

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Maryland Unites
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Maryland Small Business COVID-19 Emergency Relief Loan Fund

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US Small Business Association Disaster Assistance

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Department of Labor- COVID-19 Layoff Aversion Fund

Division of Unemployment

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Board Office

Board of Massage Therapy Examiners
Metro Executive Building
4201 Patterson Avenue Suite 301
Baltimore, MD. 21215-2299
Phone: 410-764-4738
Fax: 410-358-1879