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As of July 1, 2023, licensing and other health and occupational licenses will become part of the Iowa Department of Inspections, Appeals and Licensing (DIAL) as a new organizational structure for state government goes into effect. Government departments and agencies that provide related services or have similar business functions are aligning to better serve Iowans.

Iowa Board of Nursing

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You can find staff according to specialty area or use the following address or phone number below:

Iowa Board of Nursing

400 SW 8th Street, Suite B

Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone: 515.281.3255

Fax: 515.281.4825

Office Hours

The Board of Nursing is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, except on public holidays. Telephone calls are accepted between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm during regular office hours. State holidays are as follows:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day - 4th of July Holiday
  • Labor Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday following Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

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