West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses


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Nurse Portal

Check License Status

The LPN Board uses NURSYS.com for license verification purposes. It is accessible by clicking the Check License Status link. It is considered primary source information as all information on NURSYS.com comes directly from the Board and is updated several times each day. Disciplinary information is also included on NURSYS. If the link does not direct you to NURSYS please refresh your browser. You can also go directly to www.nursys.com at any time to obtain desired information. Please feel free to contact the Board at 304-558-2572 or 1-877-558-5767 or email us with any questions.

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Our Mission

"The West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses is a legally constituted agency of State government established by the West Virginia Legislature. The mission of the Board is to promote and protect the public health, safety and welfare through licensure of practical nurses."

Our Goals and Services
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Licensure Applications Practice
Continuing Competence Requirement Discipline Info / Complaint Form
Consumer Information Board Information
Practical Nursing Schools


More Nursing Information

CE Course - WV Practical Nursing Act

WV RN Board          Nat'l Council State Boards of Nursing

State of WV Home         Index of all state Boards of Nursing

National Association for Practical Nurse Education and Services

WV Center for Nursing

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