February 14, 2023

PDMP Mandatory Check Enforcement

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

https://ibn.idaho.gov/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/DOPL-Telehealth-Access-Act-Guidance-8.1.22.pdf

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 Faculty Qualifications Simulation in Pre-Licensure Nursing Education Philosophy & Position Statements

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 of Nursing are alerting Idahoans of a scam targeting licensed nurses. The scam can target nurses either by phone or through the mail. An Idaho […]

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 registered nursing (RN) and practical nursing (PN) programs. This innovative approach addresses both the burdens placed on nurses working in health care facilities and the […]

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 with each other by sharing information. This policy has been implemented to ensure that all administrators and users adhere to the following principles of content. […]

May 12, 2020

Nurses Day Proclamation Nurses Day Proclamation Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gKTmLxtNOwY#action=share

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 guidance and clarification to licensees and applicants of the party states as well as the Compact Commissioners that will promote compliance with the NLC. To […]

March 30, 2020

01.01.040.03 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 three months. 01.01.063.01-03 Licensure Reinstatement of Non-Renewed, Inactive License Streamline application and waive all application fees and background checks for Idaho nurses with inactive licenses. […]

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 solutions to eliminate barriers and meet immediate needs of Idaho residents. There are 6 ways the Idaho Board of Nursing is trying to ensure adequate […]

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.