Kentucky Registration for Emergency System for Advanced Registration of Volunteer Health Practitioners

Medical and Osteopathic physicians not already licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Kentucky may register to practice within Kentucky during the state of emergency declared by Governor Beshear.  The instructions and registration form can be found here.   This registration is only for physicians. 

Important Message from the Kentucky Commissioner for Public Health

​To view this important video from Dr. Steven Stack, click here

Advisory on Patient Prescribing during Declaration of Emergency

To review the Advisory on Patient Prescribing during Declaration of Emergency, click here.

Message from DEA

​Please see the attached memo regarding the DEA published COVID-19 Information Page.   

Cabinet for Health and Family Services Procedure Directive

Please review the Cabinet for Health and Family Services directive for elective procedures here.

Physician Assistant Renewal

​The link to renew your physician assistant license is now active.  Please click here to renew.

Acupuncture Renewal

​​The link to renew your acupuncture license is now active.  Please click here to renew. 

Online Services-License Verification

The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure's (KBML) purpose is to protect the public from any unauthorized practitioners. As a service to the public, we offer an online verification service that allows you to search and look up basic information regarding professionals licensed by the Board. This includes physicians, physician assistants, acupuncturists, athletic trainers and surgical assistants (see below).

Acupuncture Profile

Acupuncture Profile /
Licensure Verification

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Temporary Permit Verification

Temporary Permit Verification of Physician License

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Athletic Trainer Profile

Athletic Trainer Profile /
Licensure Verification

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Physician Assistant Profile

Physician Assistant Profile /
Licensure Verification

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Physician Profile

Physician Profile /
License Verification

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Surgical Assistant Profile

Surgical Assistant Profile /
Certification Verification

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Verification of Licensure/Certification for Licensees

All licensees are required to purchase a license/certificate verification. For more information, including instructions about verification and duplicate ID requests for wallet cards or wall certificates, Visit Verification / Duplicate ID.​

To purchase a verification for an active license, use our online verification system.  For inactive licenses, please contact Jessica Shelman at jessica.shelman@ky.gov or (502) 429-7930.

 


Welcome

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The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure (KBML) is responsible for protecting the public by ensuring that only qualified medical and osteopathic physicians are licensed and initiating discip​linary action when viola​tions of the Medical Practice Act occur. In addition, the Board regulates the practice of Physician Assistants, Surgical Assistants, Athletic Trainers and Acupuncturists in the Commonwealth.

The Board is self-supporting and receives no general fund tax appropriations. It is funded solely through fees collected from its licensees.

Data Requests

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Fees For Services

To see our list of fees, view our Physician Fee Schedule.