Imagine if you could work as a nurse while traveling state-to-state. Well, with a compact license, you can!
The 2016 List of Compact States
The Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) was established in 2000 to simplify multi-state licensing for both Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses across the following 25 states:
- New Hampshire
- New Mexico
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
Compact Licensure Qualifications
Hike, ski, shop, eat and explore the great outdoors — with a compact license, you can do it all! Not licensed yet? Why wait? Find out if you qualify and apply for a compact license today. Here are the requirements, listed below:
- Must live in one of the eligible states of the compact.
- Must be a current RN with good standing
- Declare an NLC state as your primary state of residency
- Must meet your home state’s licensure requirements
- Once obtained, employers can easily verify your compact licensure via databases and nursing boards – available online.
Learn more by visiting us online at www.pprtravelnursing.com. For more information regarding NCSBN’s multi-state license rules visit https://www.ncsbn.org/94.htm or https://www.nursys.com/.