California HMDR Exemptee – Minimum Qualifications

Updated February 19, 2021:

Many California Home Medical Device Retailer (HMDR) Exemptee applicants have questions about the minimum qualifications for Exemptee eligibility.

If you navigate to, and open up the HMDR Exemptee Application (PDF), here’s what you’ll see:

Minimum qualifications:

  • Education: High school diploma GED or equivalent. Attach copies of any applicable certifications or licenses that you may hold.
  • Work Experience: One or more years paid experience, attach dates, name(s) of employer(s), and addresses. Training must have been supervised by a licensed exemptee, Pharmacist-In-Charge or equivalent.
  • Training Programs: Indicate by yes or no the training you have completed specific to the five topics listed. Attach copies of certificates or transcripts.”

State of California – Health and Human Services Agency – California Department of Public Health Food and Drug Branch – Application For Home Medical Device Retailer Exemptee License – New and Renewal (Form CDPH 8695) – located on the HMDR Program webpage

Go to The Designated Representative and Exemptee Training Website

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