Maine
,
ME
eNLC:
Yes
Walk-Through:
No
Temp License:
No
Nursys:
Yes
BON website
P:
(207) 287-1133

Fees

Endorsement Application: $75


Timing

Temporary License

Alabama Board of Nursing does not provide a definitive timeline. Timing is dependent upon your willingness to be proactive as items are processed on a first come, first serve basis. Processing takes 24-48 hours upon receipt of all required documentation. The temporary license is valid for 120 days and is nonrenewable.

License Renewal

  • Renewal cadence: When you are issued your first nursing license (depending on your birthdate) your license will be active for at least one year and no more than two years. After you renew your license for the first time, you will renew your license every two years on or before your birthday.
  • Renewal fee: $75
  • Required contact hours: None
  • Online renewal is mandatory.

Important Things to Know

Licensure by Endorsement

Process

Permanent License

  1. Submit an application online and pay the fee
  2. Upload a current picture (not a copy of a driver’s license, ID, or passport)
  3. Upload a signature page that is manually signed (electronic signatures are not accepted).
  4. Send in supporting documentation. All “yes” responses to questions in the disciplinary section of the application require a signed explanation (and court documents for any incidents that occurred less than 10 years ago). Send documentation to the Maine State Board of Nursing 158 SHS Augusta ME 04333; or to Endorsement.PFRNursing@maine.gov

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Licensure By Endorsement

Maine

-

ME

eNLC:
Yes
(visit)
Temp License:
No
Walkthrough:
No
Nursys:
Yes
P:
(207) 287-1133
Maine

The Process

Permanent License

  1. Submit an application online and pay the fee
  2. Upload a current picture (not a copy of a driver’s license, ID, or passport)
  3. Upload a signature page that is manually signed (electronic signatures are not accepted).
  4. Send in supporting documentation. All “yes” responses to questions in the disciplinary section of the application require a signed explanation (and court documents for any incidents that occurred less than 10 years ago). Send documentation to the Maine State Board of Nursing 158 SHS Augusta ME 04333; or to Endorsement.PFRNursing@maine.gov

Renewal License

  • Renewal cadence: When you are issued your first nursing license (depending on your birthdate) your license will be active for at least one year and no more than two years. After you renew your license for the first time, you will renew your license every two years on or before your birthday.
  • Renewal fee: $75
  • Required contact hours: None
  • Online renewal is mandatory.

Timing

Permanent License

2-3 weeks (with fingerprints completed outside of Maine). 1-2 weeks (with fingerprints conducted in Maine).

Fees

Endorsement Application: $75


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