The advanced practice registered nurse license may be renewed
every two (2) years as specified in Section
Idaho Code, provided that the advanced practice registered nurse:
Nurse License. Maintains a current registered nurse license or privilege
to practice in Idaho. (7-1-21)T
Evidence of Certification. Submits evidence of current APRN
certification by a national organization recognized by the Board.
Continuing Education. Provides documentation of thirty (30) contact hours
of continuing education during the renewal period, which shall include ten (10)
contact hours in pharmacology if the nurse has prescriptive authority. Continuing
education completed may be that required for renewal of national certification if
documentation is submitted confirming the certifying organization's requirement
is for at least thirty (30) contact hours. (7-1-21)T
Hours of Practice. Attests, on
forms provided by the Board, to a minimum of two hundred (200) hours of advanced
registered nursing practice within the preceding two (2) year period.
Process. Provides evidence, satisfactory to the Board, of participation in
a peer review process acceptable to the Board. (7-1-21)T
Exemption From Requirements.
Nurse practitioners not certified by a national organization recognized by the
Board and approved prior to July 1, 1998 shall be exempt from the requirement set
forth in Subsection 300.02 of these rules. (7-1-21)T