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Registered Nurses (RNs) Set to Renew in February 2023 - Act Now!

The online renewal portal does not open until February 1, 2023 so you cannot renew prior to that date.

Renewal reminders will be emailed to RNs around February 1, 2023 from

You should also add and to your trusted or safe sender email list. You can conduct an internet search using Google or another search engine to see how to do this based on the email system you use.

You are required to inform the Board of any changes to your contact information within 30 days. Use the form found at to provide an update.

It takes 3-4 business days after your renewal is received before your license is renewed. You will not receive a license card. Go to and enroll yourself in e-Notify as a Nurse in order to receive notification when your license is actually renewed. As an added benefit, you will also receive license renewal reminders and notification of any changes to your license or discipline status by enrolling yourself in this free service.

The public, including employers, can verify your license at by clicking on LOOK UP A LICENSE on the QuickConfirm pane. This is a free service. Select QuickConfirm which is the center pane.

No Grace Period to Renew

A nurse is required to renew 3 business days prior to the expiration date. Failure to do so may result in the license becoming lapsed, which requires the nurse to complete a reinstatement application, submit additional fees and submit to fingerprint background checks.

Change in Name and/or Contact Information

Change in Name and/or Contact Information

Find Out if a License is Multistate or Single State and Where a Nurse Can Practice.

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License Verification


Primary source equivalent: The Nursys licensure and disciplinary database is the repository of the data provided directly from Missouri State Board of Nursing and is primary source equivalent.

Click Here to Find Out Where a Nurse can Practice and whether the nurse has a single state or multistate license.

Click Here to Verify An Individual Single State or Multistate License using Nursys Licensure Quick Confirm.

Click Here to Verify A List Licenses and Receive Real Time Notifications using Nursys e-Notify.

Please make sure you are registered at If you are registered in this system, you will receive notification when your license is renewed or issued.


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