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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


Annual Reports provide a high level overview of the activities of the Board of Nursing throughout each fiscal year. The most recent five years' of annual reports are provided on our Annual Reports page. If you need additional, historical information, please contact for assistance.

The Trends in Nursing report is compiled annually in collaboration with the Iowa Center for Nursing Workforce. Information is gathered through the licensure process and from the schools of nursing in Iowa. Please contact if you have questions about this report. Visit the Iowa Center for Nursing Workforce page for additional information.