Maryland Board of Acupuncture
4201 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore , Maryland 21215-2299
410-764-4766 or 800-530-2481
2020 LICENSE RENEWAL INSTRUCTIONS
RENEWAL DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30, 2020


Renewal Instructions:
RENEWAL DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 30, 2020. ALL APPLICATION MUST BE IN THE BOARD OFFICE BY NOVEMBER 30, 2020.

Fee Schedule

License

License Fee

MHCC Fee

Total Fee

Acupuncture

$525.00

$26.00

$551.00

Late Fee

$100.00

 

 
You may pay by Visa or Mastercard, or send a check payable to:
Maryland Board of Acupuncture.

Please note that pursuant to Senate Bill 786, each Health Occupation Board is required to collect a user fee for the Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC). The fee funds the cost of services and information the MHCC provides to consumers and healthcare practitioners. The user fee is $26.00. Please be aware that the Board collects and submits these fees to the MHCC. The Board does not retain these funds. For more information on the MHCC, please visit their web site at http://mhcc.maryland.gov.

Payment
Payment may be made online using Visa or MasterCard, or by mailing a check to the board made payable to
Maryland Board of Acupuncture

Read the renewal application and complete the following:

Part 1 - General application information
Complete all sections of the application where applicable. Some of the information has been filled in based on the information in the Board’s records. Please update any information that has changed. Select "Submit as Complete" to submit your answers, or select "Save-Not Complete" to save your answers and come back later to finish. You may also press "Cancel" to return to the menu without saving any changes you made.

After each section is completed and accepted, the status arrow on the menu for that part will turn green .

Part 2 - Disciplinary questions.
Complete all disciplinary questions. Provide a detailed explanation for each question checked “YES” . Some explanations may require legal documentation that must be submitted to the Board. Your license will not be issued until such information is received and reviewed by the Board.

Electric Worksheet Instructions (For Part 3)
Add information into the electronic workbook by completing the form and selecting the "(+) Add" button. As information is added you will see the list below the add form. If you make an error, simply delete the row and reenter. Select the "Submit and Return To Menu" button to return to the menu. If you added the required minimum (or checked "NO" above the form indicating you have no information to add) the red arrow will change to a green arrow next to the part you completed..

Part 3 - Continuing Education Requirements

LIST your activities on the Continuing Education Form. DO NOT SEND YOUR DOCUMENTS UNLESS YOUR LICENSE WAS SELECTED FOR AN AUDIT.

Click to see Continuing Education Regulation

Failure to submit CEU documents to the Board by NOVEMBER 30, 2020 may result in suspension, revocation, denial of licensure or other disciplinary action by the Board.

Add CE classes into the electronic workbook by completing the CE form and pressing the "(+) Add" button. As courses are added you will see the list of courses below the add form. If you make an error, click on the Edit link next to the row that needs to be corrected, make the corrections in the data entry fields above and then click on the Update button. Delete link next to a row, is to delete the CE class completely. A CE calculator will total the hours for each category. Press the "Submit and Return To Menu" button to return to the menu. If you added the required minimum hours the red arrow will change to green next to Part III on the menu.

Affirmation of Application
After all 3 parts have been completed and the information validated, the Submit Application and Pay Fee button will be activated. Press this button to affirm your application and select a payment method. You may pay your renewal fee online using Visa or MasterCard credit cards or mailing a check with a copy of your online receipt to the BOARD OF ACUPUNCTURE, 4201 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215-2299.

PLEASE PRINT OUT A COPY OF YOUR RENEWAL APPLICATION AND RECEIPT AFTER PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE.