AL Nursing Resource Center

The Alabama Nursing Resource Center (ANRC) is your one stop shop for all things nursing in Alabama.

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The ABN licenses the largest population of professionals in Alabama. Apply for LPN or RN licensure by exam, endorsement, or reinstatement.

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The Alabama Board of Nursing enforces the Nurse Practice Act and rules and regulations in the Alabama Administrative code to maintain public safety. Submit a complaint against an Alabama licensed nurse here.

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License Lookup

Confirm license issuance, status, or advanced practice approval. Perform a primary source verification.

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Services, Fines, & Fees

The Alabama Board of Nursing accepts electronic payment for mail labels, Subscription Service, and payment of fines and fees.

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The mission of the Alabama Board of Nursing is to safeguard and promote the health, safety and welfare of the public through licensing and approval of qualified individuals and adopting and enforcing legal standards for nursing education and nursing practice.