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IMPORTANT NEWS ABOUT YOUR LICENSE/REGISTRATION RENEWAL

YOUR LICENSE/REGISTRATION EXPIRES ON JUNE 30, 2021.

Renewal Deadline: June 30, 2021, in compliance with Governor Hogan’s Executive Order dated March 9, 2021. Inactive status changes may also be completed online during the renewal period.

The online renewal portal closes at 12:00 am on July 1, 2021.

July 1, 2021 - You must submit a paper Reinstatement Application and the applicable fees to practice massage therapy.

Reinstatement Fees: LMT - $676.00; RMP - $650.00.


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.

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.

IF YOU WERE SCHEDULED TO RENEW YOUR LICENSE BY OCTOBER 31, 2020, YOU MUST RENEW YOUR LICENSE AGAIN BY OCTOBER 31, 2022 IN THE NORMAL COURSE.

Email Christopher Hawkins at christopher.hawkins1@maryland.gov or mdh.bcmte@maryland.gov with questions.



 

COVID-19 INFORMATION:

Upcoming Events


Notice of Public Meeting

Subject: Open Session Meeting
Date: April 28, 2021
Time: 10:00 am
Join by Google Meet: meet.google.com/mqv-apvk-byp
Call-in number: ‪+1 415-799-1861‬ ‬‬
Access code: 124 476 641#‬

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

Volunteer Opportunities:  
Maryland Unites
Maryland Responds Medical Reserve Corps (MD Responds)

Assistance for Business

Maryland Small Business COVID-19 Emergency Relief Loan Fund

Maryland Small Business COVID-19 Emergency Relief Grant Fund

US Small Business Association Disaster Assistance

Maryland Small Business Development Center

Employer & Worker Assistance

Department of Labor- COVID-19 Layoff Aversion Fund

Division of Unemployment

Division of Unemployment FAQs


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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