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HEALTH LICENSING OFFICE,
BOARD OF LICENSED DIETITIANS

 

DIVISION 30

LICENSURE OF DIETITIANS

834-030-0000

Licensed Dietitian Application Requirements

An individual applying for licensure as a licensed dietitian must:

(1) Meet the requirements of OAR 331 division 30.

(2) Submit a completed application form prescribed by the agency, which must contain the information listed in OAR 331-030-0000 and be accompanied by payment of the required application fees.

(3) In addition to requirements listed in subsections (1) and (2) of this rule, an applicant must provide documentation of one of the following pathways:

(a) Licensure Pathway 1 — Qualification through examination. An applicant must:

(A) Provide official transcripts demonstrating that the individual holds a baccalaureate or post-baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S. in human nutrition, dietetics, foods and nutrition or food systems management, pursuant to ORS 691.435;

(B) Submit evidence of a passing score on the CDR examination, which may have been taken no more than three years preceding the date of the application;

(C) Submit evidence of having completed 900 hours of a board approved program of dietetic experience under the supervision of a licensed dietitian;

(D) Pay all license fees;

(E) Attest to having provided information to the OHPR pursuant to ORS 676.410; and

(F) Pay fee established by OHPR pursuant to ORS 676.410.

(b) Licensure Pathway 2 — Qualification through reciprocity pursuant to ORS 691.445(3)(b). Notwithstanding OAR 834-030-0000 (3)(a)(A), (B) and (C), an applicant who is currently licensed under the laws of any other state or territory in the United States must:

(A) Fulfill all requirements of subsections (1), (2), (3)(a)(D), (3)(a)(E), and (3)(a)(F) of this rule; and

(B) Demonstrate to the Agency’s satisfaction that the requirements to obtain the applicant’s license from another state or territory were not less than those of ORS 691.435.

(c) Licensure Pathway 3 — Qualification through equivalency pursuant to ORS 691.445(3)(a). Notwithstanding OAR 834-030-0000 (3)(a)(A), (B) and (C), an applicant who is currently registered with CDR must:

(A) Fulfill all requirements of subsections (1), (2), (3)(a)(D), (3)(a)(E), and (3)(a)(F) of this rule; and

(B) Submit proof of current, valid CDR registration.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 691.475, 691.485
Stats. Implemented: ORS 691.435, 691.445, 691.475, 691.477, 691.479
Hist.: BELD 2-2012, f. 8-16-12, cert. ef. 8-17-12

834-030-0010

Licensed Dietitian Issuance and Renewal

(1) LICENSURE AND RENEWAL: A license is subject to the provisions of OAR Chapter 331, division 30 regarding the issuance and renewal of a license, provisions regarding authorization to practice, identification, and requirements for issuance of a duplicate license.

(2) LICENSE RENEWAL: To avoid delinquency penalties, a license must be renewed before the license becomes inactive as described in section (3) of this rule. The licensee must:

(a) Submit a renewal application form;

(b) Pay the renewal fee pursuant to 834-040-0000;

(c) Attest to having obtained the required annual CE pursuant to OAR 834-050-0000;

(d) Attest to having provided the required information to OHPR pursuant to ORS 676.410; and

(e) Pay fee established by OHPR pursuant to ORS 676.410.

(3) INACTIVE LICENSE RENEWAL: A license becomes inactive if it is not renewed before its “active through” date. A license may be inactive for up to three years, but an inactive license does not authorize its holder to practice dietetics under the title, “Licensed Dietitian” or the letters “L.D.” To renew an inactive license, the licensee must:

(a) Submit a renewal application form;

(b) Pay the delinquency and renewal fees pursuant to OAR 834-040-0000;

(c) Submit documentation of having obtained the required annual CE pursuant to OAR 834-050-0000 on a form prescribed by the agency, whether the license was current or inactive;

(d) Attest to having provided the required information to OHRP pursuant to ORS 676.410; and

(e) Pay fee established by OHPR pursuant to ORS 676.410.

(4) EXPIRED LICENSE: A licensee holding an expired license must reapply and meet the requirements of OAR 834-030-0000. An expired license does not authorize its holder to practice dietetics under the title, “Licensed Dietitian” or the letters “L.D.” A license is expired if:

(a) The license has been inactive for more than three years; or

(b) The licensee has failed to meet CE requirements pursuant to OAR 834-050-0000 and the license is revoked.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 691.475, 691.485
Stats. Implemented: ORS 691.435, 691.445, 691.475, 691.477, 691.479
Hist.: BELD 2-2012, f. 8-16-12, cert. ef. 8-17-12

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