Respiratory License Renewal – Mississippi

When does my license expire?

The licensure period for renewal purposes is September 1st through August 31st of odd numbered years.

When can I renew my license?

The department shall provide notices at least 30 days prior to the renewal date to the last address registered with the board.

How do I renew my license?

Your renewal notice will indicate the renewal process and the required fees to be completed before the date of expiration.

How many CEUs does Mississippi require?

Mississippi requires 20 CEU hours to be accrued during the licensing term.

Can I get all of my CEUs online?

Yes, as long as they are approved by any of the following sources:

  1. Mississippi Society for Respiratory Care
  2. American Association for Respiratory Care
  3. Mississippi Nursing Association
  4. American Nursing Association
  5. American Nurses Credentialing Center
  6. Critical Care Nurses Association
  7. American Medical Association

Are your courses approved by both the AARC and the Mississippi Respiratory Board?

Yes, our courses are approved by the AARC and therefore are accepted by the Mississippi Respiratory Board.

How much does my renewal cost?

The renewal fee is $100.

Mississippi State Department of Health

Office of Licensure

Professional Licensure Division

P.O. Box 1700

Jackson, Mississippi 39215-1700

Phone: 601-364-7360

Fax: 601-364-5057

Mississippi Society for Respiratory Care Contact Information

For questions or comments, contact Walton B. Wilson at 601-446-1277 or fill out the form linked below.

Resource Links

Mississippi State Department of Health Professional Licensure

Regulations Governing Licensure of Respiratory Care Practitioners

Mississippi Society for Respiratory Care

MSRC Contact Page

The information contained in this document was as accurate as possible at the time of publication. It is possible that errors exist or that current license requirements have changed. We encourage corrections and comments and will make modifications accordingly. Neither the author, Respiratory Associates of Texas, nor any other individual or institution, except the person renewing their license, is responsible or liable for any consequences of its use. You are encouraged to read your state licensure requirements from the primary source, e.g. state website. If any of our courses are rejected by your state licensing authority our sole remedy will be a refund.

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