Reactivation of a license from inactive status for RNs and LPNs is available Online at IBON Online Services - Choose My Licenses," then click "Reactivate a License." This is the preferred method. When you complete the reactivation application online, a packet with required documents will be automatically mailed to your address of record. A reactivated license is issued for two years, plus the number of months to the birth month, to return the licensee to the three-year license cycle by birth month.
You must follow the detailed reactivation instructions provided in the link below:
Before calling the board office, please check the status of your application through IBON Online Services.
You may contact the reactivation staff at 515.281.3264 with questions.