Permits, Licenses and Certificates
Board of Dental Examiners
Board of Pharmacy
New Pharmacy Steps and Guidelines
To operate a pharmacy, one must first apply for a Certificate of Need (CON). The first step is to submit a letter of intent, a CON application, and a $200 application fee payable to the Government of the VI. You must submit the original plus 3 copies of everything. If approved, you need to apply to the VI Board of Pharmacy for a permit to operate a pharmacy; the forms and applications are listed below.
- NEW PHARMACY APPLICATION
- GENERAL PHARMACY INSPECTION FORM
- SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP OWNERSHIP FORM
- MANAGING OFFICER FORM
- NON STERILE PHARMACY INSPECTION FORM
Board of Physical Therapy
Board of Nurse Licensure
Board of Medical Examiners
All Physicians applying for a permanent VI Physician license are required to create a login for access, then complete the following process via The Federation of State Medical Boards website links provided below
- Federation Credentialing Verification Service (FCVS) and the Uniform Application (UA) can be accessed here: https://portal.fsmb.org/; select FCVS tab and Uniform Application tab
- Uniform Application packet can be accessed here: https://www.fsmb.org/uniform-application/ua-participating-boards/; select “Virgin Islands Board of Medical Examiners * Forms & Instructions”
For FSMB website issues and/or assistance, you can contact FSMB via the link provided here: https://www.fsmb.org/contact-us. All other inquiries you can contact the Office of Professional Licensure and Health Planning: Deborah Richardson-Peter email@example.com or Jahkesha Archibaldjahkesha.firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (340) 718-1311 ext. 3849 or (340) 774-7477 ext. 5694.
All Physician Assistants applying for a permanent VI Physician Assistant license are required to complete the following process and complete the Federation of State Medical Boards FCVS application via the website link provided below:
- NEW PA APPLICATION
- Federation Credentialing Verification Service (FCVS) can be accessed here: https://portal.fsmb.org/; select FCVS tab
For FSMB website issues and/or assistance, you can contact FSMB via the link provided here: https://www.fsmb.org/contact-us. All other inquiries you can contact the Office of Professional Licensure and Health Planning: Deborah Richardson-Peter email@example.com or Jahkesha Archibald firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (340) 718-1311 ext. 3849 or (340) 774-7477 ext. 5694.
Board of Optometric Examiners
Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Board of Psychology Examiners
USVI Board for the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
Please find attached updated the VI Board of Veterinary Medicine updated Rules and Regulations. These Rules and Regulations will be posted for at least 30 days and open to public comments; please email email@example.com .
Emergency Medical Technician License
License Verification/Good Standing Letter Request
Allied Health Clearance
NEW: If you are applying for a DLCA business license and your occupation/specialty does not have an established health professional board; you need to complete an Allied Health Application for DLCA clearance. Please pay close attention to the check list of required items noted on page 5 of the application.
RENEWAL: Complete the Allied Health Renewal Form and be sure to attach the required documents.
Certificate of Need (CON)
NEW CON APPLICATIONS:
Title 19 VIRR §225-3 Certificate of Need Program; activities for which certificate is required
No person, organization, or governmental unit, acting severally or jointly with any other person, organization or governmental unit shall establish, construct, or expand a health facility or health service, or incur capital expenditure on behalf of a health facility or health service, or acquire major medical equipment in the Virgin Islands without applying for and receiving a Certificate of Need.
The steps required to obtain a CON are outlined the CON Process Letter. To apply, submit of a Letter of Intent, Official CON Application with supporting documentation and an application fee ($200- service requests or $400 facilities) payable to “Government of the VI”. You must submit an original package plus 3 copies. PLHP staff is available to meet with applicants to discuss the requirements and provide further guidance.
RENEWAL CON/LICENSE REQUIREMENTS:
Your CON License Renewal may be considered for renewal upon your request in writing, to the Commissioner of Health two (2) months before the expiration date.
Submit a CON Annual Report with all the required supporting documentation.
One Time Credit Card Payment Authorization Form
Change of Address Form