State Board of Nursing
Travis Gery, Esq, Commissioner of Professional and Occupational Affairs

Important Notice for Employers and Licensees:

Due to technical issues with our online renewal computer system, the October 31, 2014 licensure expiration date for RN, CNS, CRNP and CRNP Prescriptive Authority has been extended until November 30, 2014. Please go to to renew online or contact the Board Office at 717-783-7142 with questions.

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Apply Online Application Forms RN Law
Renew Renewal Forms PN Law
File Complaint Name/Address Change Forms Regulations
Address Change Nursing Education Program Forms Act 48-Schedule of Civil Penalties
Verify License   Disciplinary Actions


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Special Notices Letter to Student Nurses Preparing to Apply for Initial Licensure
NEW! Act 31 of 2014 – Initial Training and Continuing Education in Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting Requirements Frequently Asked Questions for the Student/Graduate Nurse
NEW! Act 31 of 2014 - Process for Becoming an Approved Training Provider  
NEW! Board-Approved ACT 31 Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting Continuing Education Providers   
NEW! LPN Display Portion of License Retained by Employer  
NEW! Fireproof Files  
NURSYS and e-Notify Service  


State Board of Nursing 
P.O. Box 2649, Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
Phone - (717) 783-7142
Fax - (717) 783-0822 

Physical Address:
State Board of Nursing
2601 North Third Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110


Modified Date: 11/21/2014 03:45 PM