Bureau of Health Professions Licensure (BHPL)

BHPL oversees the licensing of health care professionals in the state of Massachusetts.

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Address

250 Washington St., Boston, MA 02108

Fax

(617) 973-0980
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Who we serve

We oversee and support the Drug Control Program and 13 boards of registration and certification in health professions. We assess the qualifications of applicants for health care professional licensure, registration, and certification. Standard rules and regulations set by the boards ensure the integrity and competence of all health care professionals in Massachusetts, and promote public health, wellness, and safety.

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Health licensing boards transitioning to the Department of Public Health (DPH) 

6/02/2022 Bureau of Health Professions Licensure

Find information you need about the transition of your board from the Division of Occupational Licensure to DPH.

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Upcoming relocation of the Bureau of Health Professions Licensure 

11/26/2021 Bureau of Health Professions Licensure

Find information you need about the relocation of the Bureau of Health Professions Licensure.

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