Dentist Locum Tenens

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A dentist who holds an active dental license in another state/jurisdiction may be issued this license for the purpose of replacing a dentist who will be unavailable for a specific period of time, a public health emergency in Nebraska, or for volunteer dental services such as the Mission of Mercy Program.

Application Procedures and Requirements

Application for Permit as a Locum Tenens Dentist

Individuals must meet the following:

  • Hold an active license to practice dentistry in another state/jurisdiction
  • Have official documentation requesting the issuance of a dental locum tenens permit

This type of license may be issued for a period not to exceed 90 days in any 12 month period.

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