Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Additional Waived and Suspended Professional Licensing Regulations

Due to COVID-19, additional health care practitioners will be needed to treat ill Pennsylvanians. This need may extend beyond the capacity of the professionals currently licensed by Pennsylvania’s health-licensing boards. To increase the available number of practitioners, the PA Department of State requested a suspension from Gov. Wolf to several provisions that create barriers to temporary licensure. The Department announced the following suspensions and waivers this week:

Go to the Dept. of State website for a complete list of waived and suspended licensing regulations.