North Dakota issues no O&P licenses. However, certification is required for individuals
providing custom orthotics and prosthetics.
The statute creating certification requirement is part of the Pharmacy Practice Act. See page 13.
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Additionally, suppliers providing custom orthotics, prosthetics, and diabetic footwear must employ or contract with an individual who holds a national certification through the American Board of Certification (ABC) or the Board of Certification (BOC) to provide these items.
Click here to find out more about becoming ABC certified.
Director, Professional Credentialing
Directs ABC’s Professional Ethics, Certification, Scope of Practice and Government Relations programs. Manages all ABC’s certification exam development and administration activities. Facilitates coordination of professional/clinical issues across all ABC programs, including state licensure.Send Stephen an email
Professional Credentialing Administrator
Primary contact for: professional ethics complaints against ABC credential holders, questions about ABC scope of practice, state licensure issues and ABC Board of Director nomination applications.Send Molly an email