Below are the primary license renewal and continuing education requirements for nurses licensed in Nebraska. Please visit the Nebraska Board of Nursing CE page for more information on continuing education requirements.
RN/LPN: 20 contact hours every 2 years and have practiced nursing for at least 500 hours during the past five years
APRN: 40 contact hours every 2 years in a given specialty (refer to Nebraska Board of Nursing CE page for specific requirements for each specialty); if a prescriber, an additional 10 hours in pharmacology are required.
Incredible Health offers ANCC-accredited continuing education courses for nurses in all 50 states, 100% free and online. The Nebraska Board of Nursing accepts courses from any provider who is ANCC accredited.
Additionally, Nebraska is a nursing compact state, which allows nurses to hold multi-state licenses.
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Steps to renew your Nebraska nursing license
- Verify the status of your license
Visit the Verification page in order to confirm your license.
- Complete your Nebraska nursing continuing education requirements before your license expires
You can complete your nursing CEUs online, on your schedule, and 100% free with Incredible Health.
- Go to the Nebraska Board of Nursing Online Renewal System to request a license renewal
Visit the Renewal Information page for specifics. Nebraska is a compact state. If your Primary State of Residency is in another compact state do not apply for licensure in Nebraska unless you are declaring Nebraska as your Primary State of Residency.
Nebraska Board of Nursing
Phone: (402) 471-3121 or (402) 471-4376
Email: [email protected]
Nebraska State Office Building
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
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