3.23.2020 To obtain fingerprints for the required Criminal Background Check for all nursing applications, the applicant will need to be healthy, call local law enforcement for an appointment time, answer screening questions, and mask up for the process.
3.18.2020 Due to the declared State of emergency, WSBN is extending graduate temporary permits for licensure or certification exam applicants until national exams are again available.
3.31.2020 Advisory Opinion: Infection Control
3.31.2020 Advisory Opinion: Emergency Direct Care Worker
3.30.2020 Drug Enforcement Administration Memo
3.17.2020 Emergency Nursing Staffing Memo
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Inspire public confidence by providing regulatory oversight to ensure safe nursing practice
Current Statisticsas of February 28, 2020
Meetings & Events
PEARSON VUE NCLEX TESTING HAS BEEN SUSPENDED FOR THIRTY DAYS BEGINNING 3/17/2020.
See website updates as a limited number of testing sites may be available. Casper Wy is not available at this time.
PROMETRIC CNA TESTING HAS BEEN SUSPENDED FOR THIRTY DAYS BEGINNING 3/17/2020.
See website updates
Wyoming State Board of Nursing
130 Hobbs Avenue, Suite B
Cheyenne, WY 82002
To apply for a license or certificate, click the Nurse Portal picture below or the licensing tab at the top of this page.
Notice of Public Forum
During each regularly scheduled meeting of the Wyoming State Board of Nursing, Board members hold a public comment period to allow citizens to dialog on nursing-related issues. If you would like to speak during the public comment period, access the meeting agenda for the date and time. Time is divided equally among those who wish to speak. Board staff can present to your organization on a range of nursing-related topics, including nursing education, delegation, scope of practice, the impaired nurse, regulatory requirements, licensing, discipline processes and the Nurse Practice Act.