Travel Nurse Licensure Information

Alabama (334) 242-4060 http://www.abn.state.al.us... 
Alaska (907) 465-2544   http://www.dced.state.ak.us/occ/pnur.htm... 
Arizona (602) 331-8111 http://www.azbn.gov/... 
Arkansas (501) 686-2700   http://www.state.ar.us/nurse/... 
California (916) 322-3350 http://www.rn.ca.gov/... 
Colorado 303-894-2430 http://www.dora.state.co.us/nursing/... 
Connecticut 860-509-7570  http://www.dph.state.ct.us/Licensure/lic... 
Delaware 302-739-4522 http://www.dpr.delaware.gov/boards/nursi... 
District of Columbia 877-672-2174 http://www.doh.dc.gov/doh/site/default.a... 
Florida (850) 488-0595 http://www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/nursing/... 
Georgia (478) 207-1640  http://www.sos.state.ga.us/plb/rn/... 
Hawaii (808) 586-3000 http://www.hawaii.gov/dcca/areas/pvl... 
Idaho (208) 334-3110  http://www2.state.id.us/ibn/ibnhome.htm... 
Illinois  (217) 782-8556  http://www.idfpr.com/dpr/WHO/nurs.asp... 
Indiana  317-234-2043 http://www.state.in.us/pla/bandc/isbn/... 
Iowa (515) 281-3255 http://www.state.ia.us/nursing/... 
Kansas (785) 296-4929  http://www.ksbn.org... 
Kentucky (502) 329-7000 http://www.kbn.ky.gov/... 
Louisiana (225) 755-7500  http://www.lsbn.state.la.us/... 
Maine (207) 287-1133 http://www.state.me.us/boardofnursing/... 
Maryland (410) 585-1900 http://www.mbon.org/main.php... 
Massachusetts (617) 727-9961 http://www.state.ma.us/reg/boards/rn/for... 
Michigan (517) 335-0918 http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,1607,7-13... 
Minnesota (612) 617-2270  http://www.state.mn.us/cgi-bin/portal/mn... 
Mississippi (601) 987-4188 http://www.msbn.state.ms.us/... 
Missouri (573) 751-0681  http://www.pr.mo.gov/nursing.asp... 
Montana (406) 844-2340 http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/license/...
Nebraska (402) 471-4376 http://www.hhs.state.ne.us/crl/crlindex.... 
Nevada (702) 486-5800  http://www.nursingboard.state.nv.us/... 
New Hampshire (603) 271-2323  http://www.nh.gov/nursing/... 
New Jersey  (973) 504-6586 http://www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/medical/nu... 
New Mexico (505) 841-8340 http://www.bon.state.nm.us/
New York (518) 474-3845 http://www.op.nysed.gov/nurse.htm... 
North Carolina (919) 782-3211 http://www.ncbon.org/... 
North Dakota (701) 328-9777  http://www.ndbon.org... 
Ohio (614) 466-3947 http://www.state.oh.us/nur... 
Oklahoma (405) 962-1800 http://www.youroklahoma.com/nursing/... 
Oregon (503) 731-4745  http://www.osbn.state.or.us/... 
Pennsylvania (717) 783-7142 http://www.dos.state.pa.us/bpoa/cwp/view... 
Rhode Island (401) 222-5960  http://www.health.state.ri.us/hsr/profes... 
South Carolina (803) 896-4550 http://www.llr.state.sc.us/POL/Nursing/ ... 
South Dakota (605) 362-2760 http://doh.sd.gov/boards/nursing/... 
Tennessee (615) 532-5166  http://health.state.tn.us/... 
Texas (512) 305-7400  http://www.bne.state.tx.us... 
Utah (801) 530-6628 http://www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/nursi... 
Vermont (802) 828-2396 http://www.vtprofessionals.org/opr1/nurs... 
Virginia (804) 662-9909  http://www.dhp.state.va.us/nursing/defau... 
Washington (360) 236-4702  https://fortress.wa.gov/doh/hpqa1/HPS6/N... 
West Virginia (304) 558-3596 http://www.wvrnboard.com/... 
Wisconsin (608) 266-0145 http://drl.wi.gov/index.htm... 
Wyoming (307) 777-7601 http://nursing.state.wy.us/... 

Compact State Licensure

A nurse with a permanent residency in a NLC state has a multi-state nursing license and is eligible to work in other states that make up the "compact states."

Arizona
                   
Arkansas                    
Colorado                    
Delaware                    
Idaho                     
Iowa                     
Kentucky                     
Maine                     
Maryland                     
Mississippi                    
Missouri                    
Nebraska                    
New Hampshire                    
New Mexico                    
North Carolina                    
North Dakota                    
Rhode Island                    
South Carolina                    
South Dakota                    
Tennessee                    
Texas                    
Utah                    
Virginia                    
Wisconsin

Before taking any travel nurse assignment, you are required to be licensed to practice in that state (unless otherwise stated by the licensing body of your specialty).To make that process easier we have provided links to each travel nurse state's licensure information.