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protect the public by regulating the professions of dentistry
Dentists and Hygienists - Renew Your License Online
Dentists and hygienists whose licenses expire December 31, 2013, can now renew their licenses online with a credit card.
Your license renewal payment must be complete no later than 11:59 PM December 31, 2013, to avoid a late fee. Your license is not considered renewed until your payment has been processed.
Your License ID is your license number and your PIN is the last 4 digits of your SSN.
***CONTINUING EDUCATION REPORTING FOR LICENSE RENEWAL***
To report child abuse or neglect
Louisiana Children’s Code Title VI, Article 603 states that any health practitioner “who provides health care services, including a physician, surgeon, physical therapist, dentist, resident, intern, hospital staff member, podiatrist, chiropractor, licensed nurse, nursing aide, dental hygienist, any emergency medical technician, a paramedic, optometrist, medical examiner, or coroner, who diagnoses, examines, or treats a child or his family” are mandated reporters for child abuse and neglect in the state of Louisiana.
Mandated reporters and the public will be able to call one number, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week beginning Monday and speak to a trained child welfare worker to report possible abuse and neglect.
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