To be eligible, applicants must:
All applicants for licensure are required to complete an FBI and Ohio BCI criminal records check. Criminal Record Check fees are $24.00 (FBI) and $22.00 (Ohio BCI), plus vendor processing fees.
Please Note: Request that the results be sent directly to the State Medical Board of Ohio. The Medical Board will not accept results from the applicant or a third party.
Please print and mail the application and fee of $100 to the State Medical Board of Ohio, 30 East Broad Street, 3rd Floor, Columbus OH 43215. The check should be made payable to Treasurer, State of Ohio. The application includes:
An individual should apply for a restoration application if their application has been inactive for two years or more. A certificate may be restored upon an applicant's submission of a restoration application, the biennial registration fee ($100), applicable monetary penalty ($50), and submission of criminal background checks. Please note: The Board may require additional training or examination, or both,of any applicant who for the two years or more immediately preceding the date of application has not been engaged in clinical practice.
Request for Restoration Application
Chapter 4762, Ohio Revised Code
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