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CBCs For Licensure Renewal

State and fbi criminal background checks are Required

RENEW YOUR LICENSE ONLINE at www.hpla.doh.dc.gov. Pay renewal fee online with VISA or MASTERCARD.

A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED FOR THIS RENEWAL

CBC INSIDE DC
CBC by DC Metropolitan Police Department (DC MPD):

When you log-on www.hpla.doh.dc.gov to renew your license, you can schedule an appointment to go get your Live-Scan Fingerprinting done by DC MPD. You will receive an email notification from the CBC Unit scheduling your appointment. Once we receive confirmation from the DC MPD that you have completed your Live-Scan Fingerprinting, your license will be renewed. The renewal fee is $145.00, and the CBC fee is $50 (total $195).

CBC OUTSIDE DC
CBC for Applicants Outside of the District of Columbia Metropolitan Area:

• Go to your local law enforcement agency and request a State Police Clearance and to be fingerprinted on a FBI Applicant Fingerprint card (FD-258).

• In the “Reason Fingerprinted” block of the FD-258, write in “License, certification or registration, Health Regulation and Licensing Administration, Department of Health, 899 North Capitol Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002.”

• Mail the Fingerprint card (FD-258) to the FBI along with a money order or cashier’s check for $18.00 made payable to the Treasury of the United States to: FBI CJIS Division – Record Request; 1000 Custer Hollow Road; Clarksburg, WV 26306

• Send confirmation of your state clearance by email, fax or mail to HPLA. Your license will not be renewed until your State Police Clearance is received.

• The FBI will mail the results of the background check to you, the applicant.

• Submit the results of your background check in a sealed envelope to our office at the following address:

CBC Unit/HPLA: 899 North Capitol Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone/Fax: Phone (202) 727-9855 | Fax (202) 724-8677

FBI INFO: For more information regarding the criminal background check from the FBI, visit the FBI website at: http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/background-checks/background_checks

If we receive a positive CBC result from the FBI, you will be asked to provide court papers.

• Late Renewal: Applications submitted after June 30th must include $85.00 late fee.

• CE Requirement: LPNs must complete eighteen (18) contact hours of continuing education.

HEALTH PROFESSIONAL LICENSINg ADMINISTRATION, DC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH:

HPLA/Board of Nursing, 899 North Capitol Street, NE; 1ST Floor, Washington, DC 20002 Phone: 1-877-672-2174 * Fax: 202-727-8471 Website: www.hpla.doh.dc.gov HPLA CBC Issues contact: doh.cbcu@dc.gov
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