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  • Statistics from the International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards

    Last Updated On: Mar 24, 2018  |  Originally Published On:  Mar 09, 2015
    Statistics from the International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards (ICFSEB) for the NBE (National Board Examination) for the time frame of January 1, 2018--February 28, 2018 as provided by the ICFSEB, are as follows:
    National Board
    Arts Examination (NBA)
    Total
    Tested
    Pass # Pass %
    Fail # Fail % Absent #
    Total
    First Time

    152

    115

    76%

    37

    24%

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    Repeater

    62

    32

    52%

    30

    48%

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    Total

    214

    148

    69%

    67

    31%

    4

    218
     
     
    National Board
    Science Examination
    (NBS)
    Total
    Tested
    Pass # Pass %
    Fail # Fail % Absent # Total
    First Time
    141

    93

    66%

    48

    34%

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    Repeater
    77

    22

    29%

    55

    71%

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    Total

    218

    115

    53%

    103

    47%

    7

    225

     

    The International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards (ICFSEB), 1885 Shelby Lane, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72704    Phone:  (479) 442-7076    Fax:  (479) 442-7090
  • License Renewal Due Dates

    Last Updated On: Mar 21, 2018  |  Originally Published On:  Feb 05, 2015
    **Remember double fees will be charged for late renewal payments**

    DUE 3/31/2018:
    Individual renewals with the last name beginning with the letter C.
    Mailed Thursday, February 8, 2018

    DUE 3/31/2018:
    Establishment renewals with the name beginning with the letters T-Z
    Mailed Thursday, February 8, 2018

    DUE 4/30/2018
    Individual renewals with the last name beginning with the letter D.
    Mailed Thursday, March 1, 2018

    DUE 5/31/2018
    Individual renewals with the last name beginning with the letter E.

  • KSBMA Website

    Last Updated On: Feb 19, 2018  |  Originally Published On:  Jun 01, 2015

    Welcome to the website of the Kansas State Board of Mortuary Arts (KSBMA)!  Please take a few moments to review our Site Map ( also located at the bottom of the page), so you can get a feel of where things are located.  When in doubt, the Search Engine (found at the top of the page) can be a useful tool to find what you’re looking for.  As always, constructive suggestions are appreciated.  Welcome!

     Mack, Francis and Kim

    P.S.- Licensees, please check your individual and establishment information on the website for accuracy. Establishment contact information is included whenever you are inspected, please review the inspection forms before signing.

    Please contact this office at boma1@ks.gov so that we can make corrections in a timely manner. Thank you!!
  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Funeral Rule resources to maintain compliance

    Last Updated On: Jun 10, 2017  |  Originally Published On:  Jun 10, 2017
    Samantha Gordon, Federal Trade Commission's Midwest Region attorney liaison, has asked that we share a letter for funeral service providers to direct you to resources to be used to maintain compliance with the FTC Funeral Rule.

    Please follow this link to view: Complying with the FTC's Funeral Rule Resources letter
  • Contractor for the Estate Recovery Unit (ERU)

    Last Updated On: Feb 05, 2016  |  Originally Published On:  Feb 02, 2015
    The Estate Recovery Unit (ERU) of the Kansas Health Policy Authority has contracted out work involving estate recovery to a private contractor:  Health Management Systems (HMS)/Estate Recovery.  Funeral home inquiries to HMS should be directed to 1-800-817-8617 or 785-271-9300.  Faxes can be sent to 785-271-9318  Email:KSestaterecovery@hms.com 

    Contact information for the Kansas Estate Recovery Administrator is:  PO Box 2428  Topeka, KS 66601  Phone: (785) 296-6707  Fax:  (785) 296-8825  Email:  eeseru@kdheks.gov.


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