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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

CNA Registration A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is a duly certified individual under the supervision of a licensed nurse, who provides care which does not require the judgment and skills of a licensed nurse. The care may include, but is not limited to, the following: bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, ambulating, transferring and feeding, observing and […]

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Chemical Dependency Professional

The Board of Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Professionals issues licenses to professional counselors of mental health, associate counselors of mental health, chemical dependency professionals, marriage and family therapists and associate marriage and family therapists. The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Professionals is to protect the public from […]

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Chiropractor

The Board of Chiropractic issues licenses to chiropractic practitioners. The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Chiropractic is to protect the public from unsafe chiropractic practice 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, […]

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Controlled Substances

The Controlled Substance Advisory Committee issues registrations to practitioners and facilities that prescribe, dispense, manufacture and distribute controlled substances. Practitioners include physicians, physician assistants, advanced practice nurses, podiatrists, dentists and veterinarians. Facilities include pharmacies, distributors, manufacturers, hospitals, clinics, researchers, laboratories and provider pharmacies. The primary objective of the Controlled Substance Advisory Committee is to promote, […]

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Dentist, Dental Hygienist, and Dental Resident

The Board of Dentistry and Dental Hygiene issues licenses to dentists, dental hygienists and dental residents. The Board also issues three types of permits to dentists who administer anesthesia. The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Dentistry and Dental Hygiene is to protect the general public from unsafe and unprofessional practices. The Board must […]

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Dietitian/Nutritionist

The Board of Dietetics/Nutrition issues licenses to dietitian/nutritionists The primary objective of the Delaware Dietetics/Nutrition is to protect the health of the public by broadening access to appropriate dietetic and nutrition therapy. The Board must also maintain standards of professional competence and service delivery. To meet these objectives, the Board •evaluates the credentials of persons […]

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Hearing Aid Dispenser

The Board of Speech Pathologists, Audiologists, and Hearing Aid Dispensers issues licenses to speech/language pathologists, audiologists and hearing aid dispensers. The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Speech Pathologists, Audiologists, and Hearing Aid Dispensers is to protect the public from unsafe practices and practices which tend to reduce competition or fix prices for services. […]

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Home Health Agencies

Skilled Home Health Home Health Agencies (HHA) are business entities or sub-divisions thereof, whether public or private, proprietary or not-for-profit, which provides to individuals primarily in her/his place of residence, two (2) or more home care services, one of which must be either licensed nursing services or home health aide services. More Information https://www.dhss.delaware.gov/dhss/dltcrp/ohflcmain.html Department: […]

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Nurse (RN, LPN, and APN)

The Board of Nursing issues licenses to registered nurses, practical nurses and advanced practice nurses. The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board •develops standards for professional competency •promulgates rules and regulations •adjudicates complaints […]

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Nursing Home Administrator

The Board of Examiners Of Nursing Home Administrators issues nursing home administrator and temporary nursing home administrator licenses. It also approves administrator-in-training programs. The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators is to protect the public from unsafe practices and practices which tend to reduce competition or fix prices for […]

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