Renewals are currently on hold, per Executive Order 20-10, for the following professions: medicine and surgery (MDs), osteopathic physicians (DOs), advanced practice nursing, emergency medical services, mental health and social work, nursing, osteopathy, pharmacy, perfusion, psychology, respiratory care, and surgical assistants.
If you hold a license in one of the above professions, you will not be receiving a renewal notice at this time. Your license will not expire on the original expiration date; expiration dates for professions listed above will be extended to 12.31.2020. *This expiration date may need to be adjusted if the state of emergency continues longer*. You will soon be able to print a wallet card to verify the extended expiration date at dhhs.ne.gov/lookup.
When the state of emergency is lifted, the Licensure Unit will send renewal notices to all licensees. You will then have 90 days to renew by:
NEW: Continuing Competency Waiver Information
NEW: Executive Order: Provisional License Information
Perfusionists perform the functions necessary for the support, treatment, measurement, or supplementation of the cardiovascular, circulatory, and respiratory systems or other organs, and they ensure the safe management of physiologic functions by monitoring and analyzing the parameters of those systems under the order and supervision of a licensed physician.
Credential information for military spouses
Each applicant for a license to practice as a Perfusionist must:
There are three methods of applying for a perfusionist license:1. Education and Examination
2. Board Certification (waiver of education and examination requirements)
3. Licensed in Another State
Please be sure to update your mailing address with the Division of Public Health so that licensure information, including renewal notices, will reach you. Application
On or before May 1 of each odd-numbered year, each perfusionist licensed in the state of Nebraska must submit a completed application, attestation related to renewal requirements for continuing competency, and payment of the renewal fee of $150 to the Licensure Unit.
Continuing Competency Requirement for License Renewal
As a condition for renewal, each perfusionist must earn one of the following:
Clinical activities include:
DHHS Licensure UnitAttn: PerfusionistPO Box 94986
Lincoln NE 68509-4986
Nebraska State Office Building301 Centennial Mall South14th & M Streets, 1st FloorLincoln NE 68508
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed federal holidays.