Iowa Board of Nursing

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Iowa Board of Nursing
RiverPoint Business Park
400 S.W. 8th Street, Suite B
Des Moines, IA 50309-4685
Tel: 515/281-3255
Fax: 515/281-4825

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

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Iowa Board of Nursing
RiverPoint Business Park
400 S.W. 8th Street, Suite B
Des Moines, IA 50309-4685
Tel: 515/281-3255
Fax: 515/281-4825

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

IOWA BOARD OF NURSING DIRECTORY

The Iowa Board of Nursing requests that licensees and the public use the board web site nursing.iowa.gov to verify license status, change address, renew an active license, check the status of an application in process or apply for initial license. Click on IBON Online Services for any of these services.

Use the following contacts for specific questions. If you inquire about your license status or request written materials, provide the following information at the beginning of the call/message: Iowa license number, full name, mailing address, and phone number including area code.

Questions About Contact
  • Your license renewal or reactivation in process
  • Lost/stolen licenses
  • License Verification

Phone 515.281.3264
Email

  • Application for license renewal, reactivation or endorsement
  • Inactive status
Phone 515.281.4826
Email
  • Application for licensure by examination
  • ARNP initial application
  • Your application in process
Phone: 515.281.6488
Email
  • Endorsement application
  • Your endorsement application in process
  • ARNP renewal
  • Your ARNP renewal in process
Phone: 515-281-4827
Email
  • Continuing education rules
  • Continuing education provider rules
Phone: 515.281.8808
Email
  • Special approval of Continuing Education courses
  • Audits
  • Rosters or listings of nurses
Phone: 515.281.8258
Email
  • Disciplinary issues
  • Sanctioned cases
Phone 515.281.6472
Email
  • Iowa Board of Nursing Newsletter
Phone 515.281.8808
Email
  • Scope of nursing practice in Iowa
  • Formal nursing education in Iowa
  • NCLEX® test modifications
Phone 515.281.4828
Email
  • Nurse Licensure Compact Agreement (Multi-state license)
  • NCLEX accommodations
  • Foreign applicants for licensure
Phone 515.281.5535
Email

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