The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced that all RIDOH-licensed massage therapists as well as all employees, interns, and volunteers working in RIDOH-licensed health-care facilities must receive their final dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by October 1, 2021.
Rhode Island Legislative and Policy Developments
Dept of Health
3 Capitol Hill, Room 105A
Providence, RI 02908
> Website (massage therapists listed under "Other Healthcare Specialties")
Title: Licensed Massage Therapist
Requirement: 650 hours and MBLEx or NCETMB
Renewal: 6 hours/1 year
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RE: Information regarding your state's back-to-practice permission date and safety guidelines to minimize risk of exposure to, and spread of, COVID-19 in the workplace.
Permission to Practice June 1, 2020
Personal services, including barbershops, salons, and businesses providing braiding, nail care, waxing, and massage therapy, may reopen June 1, 2020, in Phase 2 of Reopening RI: Navigating Our Way.