Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners

Temporary Permits

Anyone that has an active and unencumbered license in another state (single state or multistate) can practice in Louisiana without being endorsed until this emergency is over.

Holiday Schedule

The holiday schedule for December is as follows:

In observance of Christmas the office will be closed December 24th and December 27th.

In Observance of the New Year the office will be closed December 31st.


The CDC provides the following services to find a location near you.

Text your zip code to 438829 or call 1-800-232-0233

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