PA



License required (In-state)Req. for suppliers (Out-of-state)Licensing AgencyVerify OnlineReq. for Pharmacies (in-state)Notes

Automatic Ext Defibrillator (AEDS) and/or Supplies (DM01)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Blood Glucose Monitors/ Supplies (Non-Mail Order) (DM05)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Blood Glucose Monitors/Supplies (Mail Order) (DM06)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Breast Prostheses and/or Accessories (PD01)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Canes and/or Crutches (M01)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Cochlear Implants (PD02)

No License Required

No

N/ANo

No

N/A

Commodes, Urinals, Bedpans (DM02)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Continuous Passive Motion (CPM) Devices (DM03)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP Devices) (R01)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Contracture Treatment Devices: Dynamic Splint (DM04)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Diabetic Shoes and Inserts (S02)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Orthotic Fitter License

No

PA Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Medicine

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

No

F

Diabetic Shoes/Inserts – Custom (S03)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Pedorthist License

No

PA Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Medicine

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

No

F

Enteral Equipment and Supplies (PE04)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Enteral Nutrients (PE03)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Epoetin (A01)

Pharmacy Permit

Yes

Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

Yes

N/A

External Infusion Pump Supplies (DM24)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

External Infusion Pumps (DM12)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Facial Prostheses (PD03)

Drug, Device & Cosmetic Registration License

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Gastric Suction Pumps (DM07)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Heat & Cold Applications (DM08)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

High Frequency Chest Wall Oscillation Devices/Supplies (R02)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Hospital Beds (Electric) (DM09)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Secondhand Registration and Disinfection PermitSee Note DPennsylvania Department of Labor and IndustryNo

Yes

D
Secondhand Registration and Disinfection PermitSee Note DPennsylvania Department of Labor and IndustryNo

Yes

D

Hospital Beds (Manual) (DM10)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Secondhand Registration and Disinfection PermitSee Note DPennsylvania Department of Labor and IndustryNo

Yes

D

Immunosuppressive Drugs (A02)

Pharmacy Permit

Yes

Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

Yes

N/A

Implanted Infusion Pumps and/or Supplies (DM14)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Infrared Heating Pads Systems and/or supplies (DM11)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Infusion Drugs (A03)

Pharmacy Permit

Yes

Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

Yes

N/A

Insulin Infusion Pump Supplies (DM25)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Insulin Infusion Pumps (DM13)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing (IPPB Devices) (R04)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Intrapulmonary Percussive Ventilation Devices (R05)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Invasive Mechanical Ventilation (R03)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Limb Prostheses (PR01)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Prosthetist License

No

PA Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Medicine

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

No

F

Mechanical In-Exsufflation Devices (R06)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Nebulizer Drugs (A04)

Pharmacy Permit

Yes

Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

Yes

N/A

Nebulizer Equipment and/or Supplies (R07)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Pumps/ Supplies (DM15)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Neuromuscular Elect Stimulators (NMES)/Supplies (DM16)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Neurostimulators and/or Supplies (PD04)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Ocular Prostheses (PD05)

No License Required

No

N/ANo

No

N/A

Oral Anticancer Drugs (A05)

Pharmacy Permit

Yes

Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

Yes

N/A

Oral Antiemetic Drugs (A06)

Pharmacy Permit

Yes

Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

Yes

N/A

Orthoses: Custom Fab (OR01)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Orthotist License

No

PA Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Medicine

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

No

F

Orthoses: Off the Shelf (OR03)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Orthoses: Prefabricated (Custom Fitted) (OR02)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Orthotic Fitter License

No

PA Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Medicine

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

No

F

Osteogenesis Stimulators (DM17)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Ostomy Supplies (PD06)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Oxygen Equipment and/or Supplies (R08)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Manufacturer and/or Distributor

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

C

Parenteral Equipment and Supplies (PE06)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Parenteral Nutrients (PE05)

Pharmacy Permit

Yes

Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

Yes

N/A

Patient Lifts (M02)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Pneumatic Compression Devices and/or Supplies (DM18)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Power Operated Vehicles (Scooters) (M03)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Prosthetic Lenses: Conventional Contact Lenses (PD12)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

E

Prosthetic Lenses: Conventional Eyeglasses (PD11)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

E

Prosthetic Lenses: Prosthetic Cataract Lenses (PD13)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

E

Respiratory Assist Devices (R09)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Respiratory Suction Pumps (R10)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Seat Lift Mechanisms (M04)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Somatic Prostheses (PD07)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Speech Generating Devices (DM19)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Support Surfaces: Pressure Reducing Beds/Mats/Pads - New (DM20)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Support Surfaces: Pressure Reducing Beds/Mats/Pads - Used (DM26)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Secondhand Registration and Disinfection PermitSee Note DPennsylvania Department of Labor and IndustryNo

Yes

D

Surgical Dressings (S01)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

TENS and/or Supplies (DM22)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Tracheostomy Supplies (PD08)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Traction Equipment (DM21)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Ultraviolet Light Devices and/or Supplies (DM23)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Urological Supplies (PD09)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Vacuum Erection/ Penile Pumps (OR04)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Ventilators: All Types - Not CPAP or RAD (R12)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Voice Prosthetics (PD10)

Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist

Yes

PA Bureau of Prof. and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Examiners in Speech-Language and Hearing

Yes

https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/search

No

N/A

Walkers (M05)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Wheelchair Seating/Cushions (M10)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A
Secondhand Registration and Disinfection PermitSee Note DPennsylvania Department of Labor and IndustryNo

Yes

D

Wheelchairs (Complex Rehab Manual Rel Accessories) (M08A)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Wheelchairs (Complex Rehab Power Rel Accessories) (M09A)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Wheelchairs (Complex Rehabilitative Manual) (M08)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Wheelchairs (Complex Rehabilitative Power) (M09)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Wheelchairs (Standard Manual Related Accessories and Repairs) (M06A)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Wheelchairs (Standard Manual) (M06)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Wheelchairs (Standard Power Related Accessories and Repairs) (M07A)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A

Wheelchairs (Standard Power) (M07)

Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program

Yes

https://apps.health.pa.gov/ddc/DDCPublicLookup.asp

No

A


Specialty Database


License required (In-state)Req. for suppliers (Out-of-state)Licensing AgencyVerify OnlineReq. for Pharmacies (in-state)Notes

Ambulatory Surgical Center

Ambulatory Surgical Center License

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health - Health Care Facilities

Yes

No

N/A

Home Health Agency

Home Health Agency License

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health - Health Care Facilities

Yes

No

N/A

Hospital

Hospital License

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health - Health Care Facilities

Yes

No

N/A

Nursing Home (Skilled, Intermediate Care)

Nursing Home License

No

Pennsylvania Department of Health - Health Care Facilities

Yes

No

N/A
Nursing Home Administrator License

No

Pennsylvania Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Adminstrators

Yes

No

N/A

Optometrist

Optometrist License

No

Pennsylvania Board of Optometry

Yes

No

N/A

Physician

Physician License

No

PA Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Medicine

Yes

No

N/A
Licensing Agencies:
Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy
Phone: 717-783-7156
Web: http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/Pharmacy/Pages/default.aspx#.Vi6ICnnospE
  • Pharmacy Permit
Pennsylvania Department of Health, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Program
Phone: 717-787-4779
Web: http://www.health.pa.gov/facilities/Registries/DDC/Pages/DDC_Main.aspx#.V0NgTz4pCUk
  • Drug & Device Registration, Category of Devices
  • Drug & Device Registration, Category of Manufacturer and/or Distributor
  • Drug, Device & Cosmetic Registration License
PA Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Medicine
Phone: 717-783-1400
Web: http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/Medicine/Pages/default.aspx
  • Orthotic Fitter License
  • Orthotist License
  • Pedorthist License
  • Physician License
  • Prosthetist License
Pennsylvania Board of Optometry
Phone: 717-783-7155
Web: http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/Optometry/Pages/default.aspx
  • Optometrist License
Pennsylvania Department of Health - Health Care Facilities
Phone: 717-783-8980
Web: http://www.health.pa.gov/facilities/Pages/default.aspx
  • Ambulatory Surgical Center License
  • Home Health Agency License
  • Hospital License
  • Nursing Home License
Pennsylvania Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Adminstrators
Phone: 717-783-7155
Web: http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/NursingHomeAdministrators/Pages/default.aspx
  • Nursing Home Administrator License
Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
Phone: 717-787-6848
Web: http://www.dli.pa.gov/Individuals/Labor-Management-Relations/bois/Pages/Bedding-and-Upholstery.aspx
  • Secondhand Registration and Disinfection Permit
PA Bureau of Prof. and Occupational Affairs, State Board of Examiners in Speech-Language and Hearing
Phone: 717-783-1389
Web: http://www.dos.pa.gov/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardsCommissions/Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology/Pages/default.aspx
  • Licensed Audiologist
  • Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist
American Board of Opticianry & National Contact Lens Examiners (ABO-NCLE)
Phone: 800-296-1379
Web: http://www.abo-ncle.org/
  • National Contact Lens Certification
Notes:17
A - In-State: Licensed healthcare facilities, pharmacies, and physicians/practitioners dispensing devices directly to their own patients within their respective scope of practice or license are exempt from the Drug & Device registration. (05/17/2019)

C - For oxygen/medical gases, facilities handling oxygen or medical gases must have a registration from the PA. Dept of Health beginning with #1 or #3. If the facility is transfilling oxygen, the registration certificate should begin with the #1. If the facility is handling oxygen, but not transfilling, the registration certificate should begin with number 3. The aforementioned registrations (i.e. #1, or #3) permits facilities to handle medical devices as well and does not require a second or additional registration. If the registration certificate begins with a #4 or # 6, the facility is permitted to handle devices but NOT oxygen/gases. If certificate begins with a number other than 1, 3, 4, or 6 check with PA. Dept of Health 717-787-4779 for more clarification. Note, licensed healthcare facilities, pharmacies, and physicians/practitioners dispensing devices or gases directly to their own patients within their respective scope of practice or license are exempt from the Drug & Device registration. 05/31/19

D - Retailers in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania selling only new articles of bedding/upholstery do not need a license to sell such articles.09/17/2019

E - A retailer of eye glasses and contact lenses must obtain the Drug, Device & Cosmetic Registration License. A National Contact Lens Certification is needed to fit contact lenses for a specific intended wearer in PA. The licenses do not apply to Optometrists and Physicians licensed under the laws of this state.

F - An Orthotist License is acceptable for Prefabricated (Custom Fitted) items as well as Diabetic Shoes and Inserts (regular and custom). A Pedorthist is acceptable for orthoses (custom fabricated or fitted) below the knee only. Edited 11/07/16

Z - As of 2008, Cochlear Implants are no longer considered DME, and they are now paid through Part B