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Kathleen R. Weinberg, MSN, RN, Executive Director

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IOWA BOARD OF NURSING DIRECTORY

The Iowa Board of Nursing requests that licensees and the public use the board's IBON Online Services to verify license status, change address, renew an active license, check the status of an application in process or apply for initial license. Click on IBON Online Services for any of these services.

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  • ​RN or LPN renewal application
  • RN or LPN reactivation application​
  • ARNP renewal
  • Foreign educated nurse application
  • License verification

Phone: 515.281.3264

ibon.renewal@iowa.gov

ibon.reactivation@iowa.gov

ARNPREN@iowa.gov

foreigneducated@iowa.gov

Verification Email: christy.burnam@iowa.gov

  • Name/address changes
  • Inactive status

Phone: 515.725.3388

ibon@iowa.gov

  • Application for licensure by examination

Phone: 515.281.6488

newnurse@iowa.gov

  • Endorsement application
  • ARNP initial application

Phone: 515.281.4827

endorse@iowa.gov

initialarnp@iowa.gov

  • Continuing education rules
  • Continuing education provider rules
  • Special approval of continuing education courses

Phone: 515.201.2509

kendra.lindloff@iowa.gov

  • Continuing education audits

Phone: 515.281.8258

Audit Fax: 515.725.1107

ibon.audit@iowa.gov

  • Scope of nursing practice in Iowa
  • Formal nursing education in Iowa

Phone: 515.326.4400

nursingpractice@iowa.gov

  • Nurse Licensure Compact Agreement (Multistate license)
  • NCLEX accommodations

Phone: 515.281.5535

ibon.helpdesk@iowa.gov

  • Disciplinary issues
  • Sanctioned cases

Phone: 515.281.6472

enforce@iowa.gov

  • News You Can Use
  • Facebook questions

Phone: 515.802.7691

kendra.lindloff@iowa.gov

  • Request a roster 
  • Report a problem with this website

Phone: 515.281.5899

lucas.bee@iowa.gov

  • For technical difficulties with IBON Online Services system
ibon.helpdesk@iowa.gov