Iowa Board of Nursing
Kathleen R. Weinberg, MSN, RN, Executive Director

Contact Us by Specialty Area


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.

Questions About



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

Phone: 515.281.3264
Verification Email:

  • Name/address changes
  • Inactive status

Phone: 515.725.3388

  • Application for licensure by examination

Phone: 515.281.6488

  • Endorsement application
  • ARNP initial application

Phone: 515.281.4827

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

Phone: 515.201.2509

  • Continuing education audits

Phone: 515.281.8258
Audit Fax: 515.725.1107

  • Scope of nursing practice in Iowa
  • Formal nursing education in Iowa
Phone: 515.326.4400
  • Nurse Licensure Compact Agreement (Multistate license)
  • NCLEX accommodations
Phone: 515.281.5535
  • Disciplinary issues
  • Sanctioned cases

Phone: 515.281.6472

  • News You Can Use
  • Facebook questions

Phone: 515.802.7691

  • Request a roster 
  • Report a problem with this website

Phone: 515.281.5899

  • For technical difficulties with IBON Online Services system

Printed from the Iowa Board of Nursing website on October 05, 2022 at 2:06pm.