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Arizona Nurse Portal

Arizona Nurse Portal

The AZBN has a new self-service portal for renewal and new applications.
If you have not visited the nurse portal, please take a few moments to complete the registration process (even if your license/certificate is not due for renewal).
You can complete the registration process by using the nurse portal link below.

Fingerprint Cards

Fingerprint Cards

The Applicant Team is no longer accepting fingerprint cards that are not the FD-258 Blue and White Applicant cards for processing of background checks. Any cards submitted that are not FD-258 Blue and White Applicant cards will be rejected.

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Notice About Refunds

The Arizona Board of Nursing will no longer refund license fees for applications submitted incorrectly using the Arizona Nurse Portal.

Licensing Video Tutorials

Licensing Video Tutorials

Learn how to use the Nurse Portal to create an account, complete an application, renew your license, and more.
Prescribe Opiates Safely

Prescribe Opioids Safely

The NCSBN Opioid Toolkit has the latest resources for safe opioid prescribing and patient-centered care.

AZ Nurse Portal - Apply, Renew or Update Information

Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact Implementation FAQ

Verify RN/LPN License or AP Certificate

File a Complaint Online

Board Meeting Information

Verify CNA Certificate or LNA License

News and Events

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