NEW HAMPSHIRE BOARD OF CHIROPRACTIC EXAMINERS
License Date: N/A
FCLB Member: Yes
The Federation does not provide interpretation of the scope of practice laws or rules of any chiropractic licensing authority, nor can we provide specific details regarding licensing requirements. The educational and testing requirements for each State or Province set forth in this Directory are intended as a general guide. It is strongly recommended that anyone interested in becoming licensed in a particular State or Province contact the Board office or the Secretary of the respective board to secure current and complete details before matriculating in any school.
Scope(Contact State for precise definition by state law)
Any Doctor of Chiropractic who has received and holds a license issued by said Board may adjust by hand any articulations of the vertebral column and its immediate articulations for the restoration and maintenance of health; including the normal regimen and rehabilitation of the patient without the use of drugs or surgery. To also include physical examination, the use of X-ray and other analytical instruments generally used in the practice of chiropractic. Physiological therapeutics can be used preparatory to or complimentary to spinal manipulation.
Required Licenses: Chiropractic
Application Deadline: 2 months prior
Application Notes: - following completion of graduation, NBCE exams I - IV, and application for licensure.
Term Notes: Renew June 30 odd-numbered years
Jurisprudence Exam Dates: Jurisprudence exam e-mailed to applicant after all application information has been received by the board
Exam Fee Notes:
Initial License Fee: $300
Initial License Fee Notes:
License Renewal Fee: $300
Criminal Background Check: No
Criminal Background Check Notes:
Minimum Years Pre Professional Education: 0
Bachelor Degree Required: No
Accreditation For Chiropractic Programs: Accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Special Requirements For Graduates Of Foreign Colleges: H does not have the authority to license foreign graduates.
Student Practice Info
May Sit for Board Exam Prior To Graduation: No
Supervised Practice: None
Supervised Practice Required: No
Supervised Practice Notes:
Exams Administered By State:
State or provincial laws and rules / Jurisprudence,
NBCE Part 1: Required
NBCE Part 2: Required
NBCE Part 3: Required
NBCE Part 4: Required
NBCE Physiotheraphy: Not Accepted
NBCE Acupuncture: Accepted
NBCE Spec: Accepted
SPEC Notes: Reciprocity/Endorsement: RSA 316-A:18
Reinstatement Lapsed License: Case by case determined by board
Disciplinary Cases: Case by case determined by board
Impairment Review: No
Physiotherapy Termed: Physiological Therapeutics
Physiotherapy Certification: Included in Chiropractic License
Physiotherapy Exam: None
Board Regulates Specialty Council Certification: No
License Portability Info
Condition For Reciprocity Endorsement: License applicant with active practice for three years in state with licensing standards substantially similar to NH. May give oral clinical proficiency exam.
Board Permits And Authorizes Travel To Treat: No
Board Permits And Authorizes Telemedicine Practices: Yes
Licensees Required To Carry Malpractice Insurance: No
Peer Review: No
Legally Accepted Terms for Chiropractor:
Chiropractors Defined As Primary Care Physicians: No
Chiropractic Therapy Assistants Info
Continuing Education Info
Required Hours Per Year: 10
Distance Hours Allowed Per Year: 2
Required Subjects: If a course falls within the administrative rules then
it is accepted. Please refer to our website above.
Additional Requirements And Information For CE:
Additional CE Information:
Additional Accepts PACE: Accepts PACE
Regulatory Board Board Members
Tamara L. Lovelace, D.C.
Dr. Denise Pickowcz
Stephanie Mills, D.C.
David C. Lundgren, D.C.
Current As Of Date: 0
Active Licenses: 441
Inactive Licenses: 132
Resident Licenses: 441
Other Status Licenses: