Respiratory License Renewal – Nevada

When does my license expire?

Nevada respiratory licenses expire on June 30, 2019.

When can I renew my license?

This information is not yet available.

How do I renew my license?

This information is not yet available.

How many CEUs does Nevada require?

For the 2017-2019 renewal period:

At the time of license renewal, each licensed practitioner must submit proof of satisfactory completion of the following number of contact hours of continuing professional education, sixty percent of which must be from an approved educational source directly related to the practice of respiratory care, and the remainder of which must be from an educational source approved by the Board, and include two contact hours in ethics.

  1. If licensed prior to or during the first six months of the biennial period of registration (July 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017), twenty hours are required. Twelve must be directly related to respiratory care and two must be in the subject matter of ethics.
  2. If licensed during the second six months of the biennial period of registration (January 1, 2018 – June 30, 2018), fifteen hours are required. Nine must be directly related to respiratory care, and two must be in the subject matter of ethics.
  3. If licensed during the third six months of the biennial period of registration (July 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018), ten hours are required. Six must be directly related to respiratory care, and two must be in the subject matter of ethics.
  4. If licensed in the fourth six months of the biennial period of registration (January 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019), five hours are required. Three must be directly related to respiratory care, and two must be in the subject matter of ethics.

Can I get all of my CEUs online?

Yes, as long as your courses meet the requirements listed on the Continuing Education Requirements links below.

Are your courses approved by both the AARC and the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners?

Our courses are approved by the AARC, and therefore accepted by the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners.

How much does my renewal cost?

According to the AARC, the licensure fees in Nevada are as follows:

  • Application – $185
  • Initial reg fee 1st year – $185
  • Initial reg fee in 2nd year – $92.50
  • Renewal – $185
  • Criminal background check – $75

Board Contact Information

9600 Gateway Drive

Reno, NV 89521

Phone: 775-688-2559

Toll Free: 888-890-8210 (in state)

Fax: 775-688-2321

Email: nsbme@medboard.nv.gov

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM – Closed all legal holidays

Nevada Society for Respiratory Care Contact Information

PO Box 28686

Las Vegas, NV 89126

Resource Links

Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners Practitioner of Respiratory Care Licensure

Continuing Education Requirements for Renewal of License for Practitioners of Respiratory Care

AARC State Fees List

Nevada Society for Respiratory Care

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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