The Mission of the Idaho Board of Nursing is to regulate nursing practice and education for the purpose of safeguarding the public health, safety, and welfare.


2015 Idaho RN and APRN Renewals

The renewal period to apply for your RN and/or APRN license is closed.  Late renewal for RN and APRN licenses is available until August 31, 2016.  A $35.00 late fee is assessed for late renewals.  If you have continued to practice nursing in Idaho with an expired license, an administrative fine may be assessed.  Contact the Board of Nursing at (208) 577-2476 to request a late renewal.  You will need the following:  Idaho RN and/or APRN license number, last 4 digits of your Social Security Number and birth year. 

The RN and APRN license renewal application fee is $90.00 plus $35.00 late fee and Administrative Fine if applicable.

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Additional Renewal Information

Notice of Intent to Promulgate Rules

Comments Received on Proposed Rules Docket 23-0101-1501 AND 1503

 23.01.01.1501

23.01.01.1503


The Idaho Board of Nursing has established the 2016 meeting dates:

January 21-22, April 21-22, July 21-22, and October 20-21, 2016
Any information to be brought before the Board must be received in the Board office one month prior to the meeting date.

2015 Idaho Nursing Overview

The 2015 Idaho Nursing Overview, produced by the Idaho Department of Labor in collaboration with Idaho's

 higher education institutions with funding from the Idaho Board of Nursing, provides an overview of the nursing workforce in Idaho, focusing on nurse supply and demand and reported by a number of different variables.  Access the report on the IDOL website at:

 http://labor.idaho.gov/publications/nursingoverview2015.pdf


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LICENSE RENEWALS:

RN RENEWALS: Current RN licenses expire August 31, 2015. After August 31, 2015, you may renew your license; however, there will be a late fee assessed.  If you have continued to practice nursing in Idaho with an expired license, an administrative fine may be assessed. For late renewal contact the Board of Nursing office at (208) 577-2476.

APRN RENEWALS:  Current APRN licenses expire August 31, 2015.  After August 31, 2015, there will be a late fee assessed.  If you have continued to practice advanced practice professional nursing in Idaho with an expired license, an administrative fine may be assessed.  Your professional nurse (RN) license must also be renewed prior to issuance of the APRN license. For late renewal contact the Board of Nursing office at (208) 577-2476.

LPN RENEWALS:The on-line renewal period for LPNs will begin June 1, 2016 and end August 31, 2016. LPNs can continue to complete late renewals until August 31, 2017, by contacting the Board of Nursing office at (208) 577-2476 for instructions.

Additional APRN Forms Available:

Continuing Education Criteria

Peer Review Policy

TEMPORARY LICENSES

Temporary licenses cannot be verified from this website.  Please contact the Board office at (208) 577-2476.  A faxed verification of temporary licensure is available upon request.