November 28, 2022

Board of Nursing Letter to Facilities Board of Nursing Letter to Schools Board of Nursing Letter to Nurse Apprentice

August 9, 2022

February 9, 2021

The Board of Nursing has made changes to their Philosophy & Position Statements. Updated Position Statements Ethics Position Statement Prescribing of Controlled Substances Guidance Statement Added two additional statements Education […]

August 27, 2020

STATE OF IDAHO OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL LAWRENCE WASDEN For Immediate Release August 27, 2020 Media Contact: Scott Graf 208-334-4112 Boise) – Attorney General Lawrence Wasden and the Idaho Board […]

July 17, 2020

The Idaho Board of Nursing July 17, 2020 Special Board Meeting has been cancelled due to technical difficulties. It has been rescheduled for July 21, 2020 at 12:00pm MST.

July 2, 2020

Assistance for Frontline Workers

June 24, 2020

Idaho was one of two states highlighted by NCSBN regarding the successful implementation of the Practice/Academic Partnership Model. This model is a collaborative effort between health care facilities and prelicensure […]

June 23, 2020

The Idaho Board of Nursing has adopted a Social Media Policy effective immediately. “Social Media” is a term commonly given to websites and online applications which allow users to interact […]

May 12, 2020

Nurses Day Proclamation Nurses Day Proclamation Video:

April 14, 2020

The Interstate Commission of Nurse Licensure Compact Administrators (ICNLCA) proposes uniform rules pursuant to Article VIII of the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC). The proposed rules are necessary to provide proper […]

March 30, 2020 Temporary License by Examination Allow senior nursing students to work with a temporary license beginning 30 days prior to scheduled graduation. Allow such temporary licenses to be extended beyond […]

March 27, 2020

In response to the Idaho State of Emergency declared by Governor Little on March 13, 2020; the Idaho Board of Nursing is collaborating with stakeholders across the state to develop […]

February 27, 2020

All renewal applications require attestation for continued competence requirements as of the 2020 LPN Renewal Season.

February 27, 2020

The 2020 LPN renewal season is June 1 – August 31, 2020.

January 2, 2020

The $25 fee for the temporary graduate nurse licensee application has been eliminated as of January 1, 2020.