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Division of
Professional Regulation

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Board Members

Kevin J. Brown, O.D.,President Katherine Miller, O.D., Vice President Joseph Nestlerode, Public Member, Secretary Sonja Biddle, O.D. Margaret Prouse, Ed.D, Public Member

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Board of Examiners in Optometry

Objective and Function The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Examiners in Optometry is to protect the public from unsafe practices and practices which tend to reduce competition or fix prices for services. The Board must also maintain standards of professional competence and service delivery. To meet these objectives, the Board develops standards for […]

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Therapeutic Optometrist Licensure

When To Apply by Reciprocity To be licensed by reciprocity, you must hold a current optometry license in another jurisdiction (state, U.S. territory or District of Columbia), and have practiced at least five years in any single jurisdiction where you hold a current license. If you do not meet both of the criteria above, you […]

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License Renewal

Information About Renewals Optometry licenses expire on June 30 of odd years (e.g., 2019, 2021). A few months before the expiration date of your license, a renewal notice will be sent to the email address on the record. This notice will explain how to access your online renewal application in DELPROS, our online portal. To […]

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Board of Occupational Therapy Practice

Objective and Function The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Occupational Therapy Practice is to protect the public from unsafe practices and practices which tend to reduce competition or fix prices for services. The Board must also maintain standards of professional competence and service delivery. To meet these objectives, the Board develops standards for […]

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Committees

Advanced Practice (APRN) Committee Ron Castaldo, Chair Limited Lay Administration of Medications (LLAM) Kenyette Walters, Chair Rules and Regulations /Legislative Committee Vacant Practice and Education Committee Kimberly Hopkins, Chair

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Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions How do I become a Certified Nursing Assistant? Do I have to have a U.S. Social Security Number (SSN) to apply for a Nursing license? What is the cost of a Nursing license? How do I place my Nursing license on inactive status?   Questions about RN and LPN Licensure   Do I […]

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Board Members

Kimberly Hopkins, RN Nurse Educator Member, President Kenyette Walters, LPN Member, Vice President Stephanie Evans-Mitchell, FNP, PMH NP, APRN Member Cheryl Gamble, CRNA, APRN Member Marlo Metz, RN Member Pamela James, RN Member Danielle Gomez, RN Member Carol Abdill, RN Member Sandra Glenn-Vernon, RN Member Gayle Melvin, Public Member Tiarra Davis, Public Member William Hare, […]

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Multistate Licensure

What is a Multistate License? Under the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), a Multistate Delaware license allows a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to care for patients in other NLC states without having to obtain licensure in those states. A nurse who holds a Multistate license in an NLC state such as Delaware […]

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Fee Schedule

Fees for License Applications Application fees and other miscellaneous fees for this profession are listed below. All fees are now securely processed in DELPROS (Delaware Professional Regulation Online Services). DELPROS has a shopping cart concept, which conveniently allows you to pay for your applications and services at one time or individually with a credit or […]

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