March 23, 2020The Board of Examiners for Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists filed emergency rule 21 NCAC 64 .0219, effective March 27, 2020. The notice for the proposed temporary rulemaking is posted on the OAH website: https://files.nc.gov/ncoah/documents/Rules/21-NCAC-64-.0219-proposed-temporary-rule.pdf Reason for Action: In accordance with Executive Order No. 116 and in order to alleviate access to health care concerns during […]
March 19, 2020There will be a Public Hearing on Proposed Rule NCAC 64.0219 April 10 at 9:00A.M., to attend the meeting please use the following information. Meeting ID: 436 525 446 Password: 112676 One tap mobile +13126266799,,436525446# US (Chicago) +16465588656,,436525446# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 558 8656 […]
March 19, 2020In recognition of the COVID-19 crisis and the potential unavailability of the most secure platform, licensees may follow HHS guidelines if more secure platforms cannot reasonably be accessed AND if the licensee notifies and receives verbal consent from the patient or caretaker that the use of the platform may not be HIPAA compliant. The Board will […]
March 18, 2020Pursuant to Executive Order 116 issued by Governor Roy Cooper and in the interest of the protection of the citizens of North Carolina and their continued access to care, The Board is actively in the process of creating an emergency temporary rule allowing SLP-Assistants to provide services via telepractice during this declared state of emergency. The same […]
March 18, 2020Current NC Licensees do NOT need to notify the Board that they are using telepractice and there is no special certification for your license required. Licensees do need to understand the platform they are using.
March 13, 2020Due to COVID-19 the March Board meeting will be held virtually. For those who would like to attend the Open portion of the Board meeting please contact the Board office for information how to attend.
February 7, 2020As of February 1, 2020 – all license renewal requests that have exceeded the 30-day grace period and have a renewal history with 2 or more delinquencies within the past 5 years will be subject to review by the Board before they will be reinstated. Additionally, a written statement as to whether or not you […]
December 19, 2019The North Carolina Board of Examiners for Speech Language Pathology and Audiology would like to express their deepest condolences to family and close friends of Mariana Newton, Ph.D. Mariana was instrumental in paving the way for licensure in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology in North Carolina, as well as long time Professor at the University […]
December 19, 2019Mariana Newton, Ph.D., was instrumental in creating the licensure statute for audiologists and speech-language pathologists, which was enacted by the N.C. General Assembly in 1975. She was the first chairperson for the N.C. Board of Examiners for Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists and for the first few years after licensing began, she and Karen maintained […]
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