How to Lookup Your License

Find your license number in just a few simple steps!

Select Your State

ALABAMA

Select your license type

CNA (AL)

Click here to navigate to the Alabama Nurse Aide Registry.

Type in your Social Security Number, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (AL)

Click here to navigate to the Alabama Board of Nursing website.

Choose the Search by Name tab, then, type in your First and Last name and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (AL)

Click here to navigate to the Alabama Board of Nursing website.

Choose the Search by Name tab, then, type in your First and Last name and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

ALASKA

Select your license type

CNA (AK)

Click here to navigate to the Alaska Licensing check page.

Under the Program drop-down, select Nurse Aides, and select Certified Nurse Aide under the License Type drop-down. 

Then, fill in your Last Name under Owner Last or Entity Name field. Click Search. 

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (AK)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select PN as your license type, Alaska as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (AK)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select RN as your license type, Alaska as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

ARIZONA

Select your license type

CNA (AZ)

Click here to navigate to the Arizona Board of Nursing License Check site. 

Choose to Search by Name.

Fill in your Last Name, First Name, and then choose your License Type. Then, click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (AZ)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select PN as your license type, Arizona as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (AZ)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select RN as your license type, Arizona as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

ARKANSAS

Select your license type

CNA (AR)

Click here to navigate to the Arkansas LTCF Employment Clearance Registry.

You can search by Social Security Number or Name. Choose to Search by Name.

If you search by SSN, type in your SSN and Date of Birth (DOB) and click Search.

If you search by Name, fill in your First and Last Name along with your DOB, and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (AR)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select PN as your license type, Arkansas as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (AR)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select RN as your license type, Arkansas as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

CALIFORNIA

Select your license type

CNA (CA)

Click here to navigate to the California L&C Verification page. 

From the Certificate/License Type drop-down, choose Certified Nurse Assistant. 

Then fill in Last Name, First Name, and then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LVN (CA)

Click here to navigate to the Department of Consumer Affairs site.

Under the Boards and Bureaus drop-down, choose Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians. For License Type, choose Vocational Nurse. Finally, fill in your First and Last Name and click Search. 

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (CA)

Click here to navigate to the Department of Consumer Affairs site.

Under the Boards and Bureaus drop-down, choose Registered Nursing, Board of. For License Type, choose Registered Nurse – RN. Finally, fill in your First and Last Name and click Search. 

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

COLORADO

Select your license type

CNA (CO)

Click here to navigate to the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies.

Under the License Type drop-down, choose Nursing.

For License Prefix, choose NA. Finally, fill in your First and Last Name and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (CO)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select PN as your license type, Colorado as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (CO)

Click here to navigate to the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies. 

Under the License Type drop-down, choose Nursing.

For License Prefix, choose RN. Finally, fill in your First and Last Name and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

CONNECTICUT

Select your license type

CNA (CT)

Click here to navigate to the Connecticut License Lookup.

Under the License Type drop-down, choose Nurse Aide.

Type in your First and Last Name and choose Connecticut from the State drop-down. Finally, click Search. 

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (CT)

Click here to navigate to the Connecticut License Lookup.

Under the License Type drop-down, choose Licensed Practical Nurse.

Type in your First and Last Name and choose Connecticut from the State drop-down. Finally, click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (CT)

Click here to navigate to the Connecticut License Lookup.

Under the License Type drop-down, choose Registered Nurse.

Type in your First and Last Name and choose Connecticut from the State drop-down. Finally, click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

DELAWARE

Select your license type

CNA (DE)

Click here to navigate to the Delaware CNA Registry.

Search by Name. Type in your First and Last Name as well as a valid Date of Birth and click Search. 

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (DE)

Click here to navigate to the Delaware License Lookup.

Under the License Type drop-down, choose Licensed Practical Nurse.

Type in your Last Name and choose DE from the State drop-down. Finally, click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (DE)

Click here to navigate to the Delaware License Lookup.

Under the License Type drop-down, choose Registered Nurse.

Type in your Last Name and choose DE from the State drop-down. Finally, click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

FLORIDA

Select your license type

CNA (FL)

Click here to navigate to the Florida license verification site.

For your search, you must first select a Board type from the drop-down menu. Select “Board of Nursing.”

Then, type in your First and Last name. You can fill in additional fields, like City and Zip Code if you need to narrow the search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (FL)

Click here to navigate to the Florida license verification site.

For your search, you must first select a Board type from the drop-down menu. Select “Board of Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop-down menu, select “Licensed Practical Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name. You can fill in additional fields, like City and Zip Code if you need to narrow the search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (FL)

Click here to navigate to the Florida license verification site.

For your search, you must first select a Board type from the drop-down menu. Select “Board of Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop-down menu, select “Registered Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name. You can fill in additional fields, like City and Zip Code if you need to narrow the search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

GEORGIA

Select your license type

CNA (GA)

Click here to navigate to the Georgia license verification site.

Then, type in your First and Last name. You can fill in additional fields, like City and Zip Code if you need to narrow the search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (GA)

Click here to navigate to the Georgia Professional License Check.

Choose “Licensed Practical Nurses” under the Profession drop-down.

Then, from the License Type drop-down menu, select “Licensed Practical Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last Name and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (GA)

Click here to navigate to the Georgia Professional License Check.

Choose “Registered Professional Nurse” under the Profession drop-down.

Then, select your License Type. Type in your First and Last Name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

HAWAII

Select your license type

CNA (HI)

Click here to navigate to the Hawaii CNA Registry.

Search by Name. Type in your First and Last Name as well as a valid Date of Birth and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (HI)

Click here to navigate to Hawaii’s Professional License Check. 

Select the Business/Individual lookup. Type in your First and Last Name and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (HI)

Click here to navigate to Hawaii’s Professional License Check.

Select the Business/Individual lookup. Type in your First and Last Name and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

IDAHO

Select your license type

CNA (ID)

Click here to navigate to the Idaho CNA Registry.

Search by Name. Type in your First and Last Name as well as a valid Date of Birth and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (ID)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select PN as your license type, Idaho as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (ID)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select RN as your license type, Idaho as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

ILLINOIS

Select your license type

CNA (IL)

Certified Nursing Assistants are NOT issued a license, card or credential of any kind by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

The nurse aide certification number is your social security number.

LPN (IL)

Click here to navigate to the Illinois License check page.

For each search, you must first select a License Type from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing Board.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (IL)

Click here to navigate to the Illinois License check page.

For each search, you must first select a License Type from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing Board.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

INDIANA

Select your license type

CNA (IN)

Click here to navigate to the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency website.

Select “Nurse Aides” for the Profession field drop-down, then select “Certified Nurse Aide” for the License Type drop-down.

Type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (IN)

Click here to navigate to the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency website.

Select “Nursing Board” for the Profession field drop-down, then select “Licensed Practical Nurse” for the License Type drop-down.

Type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (IN)

Click here to navigate to the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency website.

Select “Nursing Board” for the Profession field drop-down, then select “Registered Nurse” for the License Type drop-down. 

Type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

IOWA

Select your license type

CNA (IA)

Click here to navigate to the Iowa Direct Care Worker Search.

Type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (IA)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select PN as your license type, Iowa as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (IA)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select RN as your license type, Iowa as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

KANSAS

Select your license type

CNA (KS)

Click here to navigate to the Idaho CNA Registry.

Type in your First and Last Name and click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (KS)

Click here to navigate to the Kansas License Verification site.

Search by Name. Type in your First and Last name, select LPN as your license type,  then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (KS)

Click here to navigate to the Kansas License Verification site.

Search by Name. Type in your First and Last name, select RN as your license type,  then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

MASSACHUSETTS

Select your license type

CNA (MA)

Click here to navigate to the Massachusettes Health Professions License Verification Site.

For each search you must first select a Profession from the drop down menu. Select “Nurse Aide Registry.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Certified Nurse Aide.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (MA)

Click here to navigate to the Massachusettes Health Professions License Verification Site.

For each search you must first select a Profession from the drop down menu. Select “Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Licensed Practical Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (MA)

Click here to navigate to the Massachusettes Health Professions License Verification Site.

For each search you must first select a Profession from the drop down menu. Select “Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Registered Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RHODE ISLAND

Select your license type

CNA (RI)

Click here to navigate to the Rhode Island Department of Health
Online Verification Site.

For each search you must first select a Profession from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing Assistant.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Nursing Assistant.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (RI)

Click here to navigate to the Rhode Island Department of Health
Online Verification and Complaint Submission Site.

For each search you must first select a Profession from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Practical Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (RI)

Click here to navigate to the Rhode Island Department of Health
Online Verification and Complaint Submission Site.

For each search you must first select a Profession from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Registered Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

OHIO

Select your license type

STNA (OH)

Click here to navigate to the Ohio Nurse Aide Registry.

To look up your registry information, type in your First AND Last name, or fill in the last 4 digits of your social security number and click “search.”

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (OH)

Click here to navigate to the Ohio Professional Licensure site.

For your search, you must first select a Board from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing Board.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (OH)

Click here to navigate to the Ohio Professional Licensure site.

For your search, you must first select a Board from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing Board.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Registered Nurse (RN).”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

PENNSYLVANIA

Select your license type

CNA (PA)

Click here to navigate to the Pennsylvania CNA lookup website.

To look up your licensing information, fill in at least three of the search criteria; birth date, license type, last name, first name, and city.

If you are filling out license type, please select “Nurse Aide.”

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (PA)

Click here to navigate to the Pennsylvania Professional Licensure site.

For your search, make sure you are searching as a Person, not Facility, Disciplinary, or Provider.

Then, select a Board from the drop-down menu. Select “State Board of Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Practical Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (PA)

Click here to navigate to the Pennsylvania Professional Licensure site.

For your search, make sure you are searching as a Person, not Facility, Disciplinary, or Provider.

Then, select a Board from the drop-down menu. Select “State Board of Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Registered Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

NEW JERSEY

Select your license type

CNA (NJ)

Click here to navigate to the New Jersey Department of Health Public Registry.

To look up your certification information, fill in your first and last name as well as your date of birth, then click search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (NJ)

Click here to navigate to the State of New Jersey license check site.

For your search, you must first select a Profession type from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Licensed Practical Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (NJ)

Click here to navigate to the State of New Jersey license check site.

For your search, you must first select a Profession type from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop down menu, select “Registered Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Select your license type

LNA (NH)

Click here to navigate to the State of New Hampshire online licensing site.

For your search, you must first select a Profession type from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing Assistant.”

Then, from the License Type drop-down menu, select “Licensed Practical Assistant.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (NH)

Click here to navigate to the State of New Hampshire online licensing site.

For your search, you must first select a Profession type from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop-down menu, select “Licensed Practical Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (NH)

Click here to navigate to the State of New Hampshire online licensing site.

For your search, you must first select a Profession type from the drop-down menu. Select “Nursing.”

Then, from the License Type drop-down menu, select “Registered Nurse.”

Then, type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

KENTUCKY

Select your license type

SRNA (KY)

Click here to navigate to the Kentucky certification verification site.

Type in your First and Last name then click search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your nurse aide information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (KY)

Click here to navigate to the Kentucky license verification site.

Type in your First and Last name then click search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your nurse aide information, and enter it into your application.

RN (KY)

Click here to navigate to the Kentucky license verification site.

Type in your First and Last name then click search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your nurse aide information, and enter it into your application.

MAINE

Select your license type

CNA (ME)

Click here to navigate to the State of Maine online licensing site.

For your search, select “HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES” within the Department drop-down menu. Then select “CNA AND DIRECT CARE REGISTRY” from the Regulator drop-down.

Type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (ME)

Click here to navigate to the State of Maine online licensing site.

For your search, select “ALL” within the Department drop-down menu. Then select “Nursing” from the Agency drop-down.

Type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (ME)

Click here to navigate to the State of Maine online licensing site.

For your search, select “ALL” within the Department drop-down menu. Then select “Nursing” from the Agency drop-down.

Type in your First and Last name, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

MISSOURI

Select your license type

CNA (MO)

Click here to navigate to the State of Missouri’s Registry Search site.

Type in your First and Last Name and your Social Security Number, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

LPN (MO)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select PN as your license type, Missouri as your state, then click Search.

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.

RN (MO)

Click here to navigate to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing site.

Agree to the terms and conditions. Type in your First and Last name, select RN as your license type, Missouri as your state, then click Search. 

Find your name within the results, jot down your license information, and enter it into your application.