The Board’s mission is to protect the public’s health, safety and welfare through effective nursing regulation. It is a government agency established by Nevada law to protect the public from unsafe practice by nurses.

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Director of Nursing Education

The following portals will not be accessible on Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 5:30 AM to 12 PM. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. 

Affidavit of Graduation Portal
Complaint Portal
Nurse Portal
License Verification Portal

Initial or Renewal Application for Nevada License/Certificate:

Click the Nurse Portal icon above to submit an application.
For frequently asked questions regarding the Nevada Nurse Portal, click here

Fingerprint Appointment:

Book an appointment with NSBN

Click the "book now" icon above to schedule a fingerprint appointment
Fingerprint Instructions & Civil Applicant Waiver form

Online Verification:

Click the verification icon above to verify a Nevada license or certificate
If you are moving out of Nevada and need an official verification of your license or certificate, click here

Submit a Complaint:

Click on the Complaint Portal icon above to file a complaint against a Nurse or Certified Nursing Assistant


New Information Regarding APRN Practice in Nevada:

Governor's Proclamation
APRN Application Frequently Asked Questions
Opioid Toolkit
APRN Postgraduate Equivalencies for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practicioner
APRN Continuing Education Requirement