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Craig and Amy

Welcome new consumer board member Amy Elliott,
as she takes the oath of office at her first board meeting.

  • License Renewal Due Dates

    Last Updated On: Nov 05, 2019  |  Originally Published On:  Feb 05, 2015
    **Remember double fees will be charged for late renewal payments**

    Due 11/302019
    Individual renewals with the name beginning with the letter W. Mailed Thursday 10/3/2019.

    Due 12/31/2019
    Individual renewals with the name beginning with the letter XYZ. Mailed Monday 11/4/2019.

    Due 12/31/2019
    Branch/Establishments renewals with the name beginning with the letter A-B. Mailed Tuesday 11/5/2019.

  • Statistics from the International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards

    Last Updated On: Oct 31, 2019  |  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, 2019--September 30, 2019 as provided by the ICFSEB, are as follows:
    National Board
    Arts Examination
    Total
    Tested
    Pass # Pass %
    Fail # Fail % Absent #
    Total
    First Time

    1001

    728

    73%

    273

    27%

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    Repeater

    271

    109

    41%

    162

    59%

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    Total

    1272

    837

    66%

    435

    34%

    33

    1305
     
     
    National Board
    Science Examination
    Total
    Tested
    Pass # Pass %
    Fail # Fail % Absent # Total
    First Time
    1007

    643

    64%

    364

    36%

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    Repeater
    374

    135

    36%

    239

    64%

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    Total

    1381

    778

    56%

    603

    44%

    33

    1414

     

    The International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards (ICFSEB), 1885 Shelby Lane, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72704    Phone:  (479) 442-7076    Fax:  (479) 442-7090
  • Contractor for the Estate Recovery Unit (ERU)

    Last Updated On: Mar 27, 2019  |  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@ks.gov.


  • KSBMA Website

    Last Updated On: Oct 11, 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

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