The Arizona State Board of Nursing has important information for Nurses, Nurse Assistants, and Students regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please click below to learn more.

The Arizona Board of Nursing has implemented an application process for the Graduate Nurse Permit and 90 Emergency Waiver. You can apply for both by using the Nurse Portal Login below .

The Arizona State Board of Nursing is issuing 48 Hour Emergency Temporary Licenses to assist with the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 90-day Emergency Temporary Waiver renewal request instructions have been posted. To find out what this means, please click below.

Are you interested in submitting your fingerprints electronically? The AZBN now offers electronic fingerprinting services for applicants who are physically in Arizona.

AZ Nurse Portal - Apply, Renew or Update Information

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Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Implementation FAQ

Board Meeting Information

Verify CNA Certificate or LNA License

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