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Recent graduates, professionals licensed outside of Virginia, and those wanting to reinstate licenses.
Professionals who are licensed in Virginia can renew their licenses online here.
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The Department of Health Professions receives complaints about Virginia healthcare practitioners who may have violated a regulation or law.
Review state laws and regulations that apply to health professionals.
Licensed Nurse Practitioner Autonomous Practice
New autonomous practice law enacted by Governor Northam and the associated emergency regulations promulgated by the Committee of the Joint Boards of Nursing and Medicine are in effect as of January 7, 2019.
Virginia Core Competencies in Addiction, Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing
Core Competencies in Addiction, Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing sent to VA's schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, and Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Programs, for incorporation into programs.
PMP Announces New Access to Opioid Prescription History from Military Hospitals and Clinics
Virginia’s Prescription Monitoring Program, or PMP, announces its new ability to share the prescription history of Military Treatment Facility patients.