The official publication of the Florida Board of Nursing

The purpose of this journal is to keep the nursing community in Florida abreast of important regulatory updates, licensing/renewal information… Continue reading

NLC Nurse & Employer Webinars

Jim Puente (MS, MJ, CAE), Director, Nurse Licensure Compact will lead a series of brief webinars during which he will discuss topics related to NLC. Continue reading

Temporary Delay in Printing of Licenses

We are currently experiencing a temporary delay in printing and mailing the hard copy of your license. Please click here for more information. Continue reading

Questions about Your License Deactivation?

Some RN/LPN licenses are being deactivated as part of the ongoing implementation of the Nurse Licensure Compact. Click here for info about this process & why it’s happening. Continue reading

Difference Between RN/LPN Renewal and RN/LPN Compact Upgrade

Click here for more information regarding the difference between RN/LPN renewal and RN/LPN compact upgrades for 2019 licensure renewals. Continue reading

Florida Board of Nursing Elects Officers for 2019

Click here to find out more information about the newly elected Board of Nursing leadership officials for 2019. Continue reading

Florida Public Health Advisory

Florida Department of Health issues Hepatitis a health advisory; encourages vaccination. Click here for more information. Continue reading

Board Chairs/Vice Chairs Annual Long-range Planning Meeting

The Annual Long Range Planning meeting has been scheduled for Friday, May 31, 2019. Please click here for more information. Continue reading

Annual Report & Long-Range Plan Released for the 2017-2018 Fiscal Year

The Annual Report & Long-Range Plan for the 2017-2018 Fiscal Year is now available to view online. Continue reading

Advanced Practice Licensure Change

Effective October 1, 2018: Chapter 2018-106, Laws of Florida, changes Advanced Practice licensure. Click here for more information. Continue reading



Need to Verify a License?

To verify a Nurse Licensure Compact Multi-State RN or LPN License:
Access https://www.nursys.com and click on "Look up License".

 

To proceed to the DOH License Verification page (information on Florida licensees only), click here.