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.

Clinical Nurse Specialist Prescribing and Dispensing Authority Information

Covid-19 Pandemic Vaccination, Limited License, 90-Day Temporary Waivers, New Graduate Permits, Comparisons of Temporary Waivers/Licenses

News and Events

  • Jan 11, 2021

    The Maricopa County Department of Public Health Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is recruiting volunteers to assist with the administration of the new…

  • Dec 10, 2020


    Quarantine Guidance
  • Sep 04, 2020

    The Arizona State Board of Nursing has received multiple reports of fraudulent schemes targeting nurses and other professionals, some by email and…

Nurse Statistics

  • Registered Nurses
  • 99,387
  • Licensed Practical Nurses
  • 10,827
  • Certified Nursing Assistants
  • 19,406
  • Licensed Nursing Assistants
  • 9,077
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • 10,584
  • Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • 161
  • Certified Nurse Midwives
  • 303
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists
  • 1059