The Mississippi Board of Nursing is a consumer agency with authority to regulate the practice of nursing.


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 MSBN Information

 Mississippi Enacts Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact  


  Administration and Management of Intravenous​

 Below is the link to the Nurse Gateway where applications are accepted.


Click here to access your Nurse Gateway 


CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain 


Authorization Expanded to Qualified Certified Nurse Practitioners for the Prescribing of Buprenoprphine to Treat Opioid Addiction 


Pharmacy Authorization to transition 


Notice of Proposed Rules & Regulations:  The following MS Board of Nursing Proposed Rules & Regulations have been posted to the Secretary of State’s Administrative Bulletin for public comment:
Title 30 Part 2801 - Forward                                                (Administrative Bulletin System No. 22700)​
Title 30 Part 2810 - Examinations & Licensure                 (Administrative Bulletin System No. 22703)
Title 30 Part 2815 - Continuing Education Reqmts          (Administrative Bulletin System No. 22701)        
Title 30 Part 2820 - Disciplinary Action                              (Administrative Bulletin System No. 22702)
Title 30 Part 2870-Definitions                                              (Administrative Bulletin System No.22805) 
The Administrative Bulletin may be found at the MS Secretary of State’s Website.  The MS Board of Nursing is located in TITLE 30.  A general “Agency Search” will yield ALL proposed Rules & Regulations.
NOTICE OF RULE CHANGE:  The Mississippi Board of Nursing has submitted a Final Rule Adoption (Part 2840:  Advanced Practice) to the Mississippi Secretary of State.  The Final Rule can be located on Mississippi Secretary of State's Administrative Bullen​, System No. 22833.
Under normal operation of the Administrative Procedures Act (APA), the effective date of the newly adopted Part 2840 - Advanced Practice is July 29, 2017. 
However, please be aware that the Board is likely subject to the oversight of the newly created Occupational Licensing Review Commission (OLRC).  Consequently, the OLRC may declare the amendments contained in Part 2840 – Advanced Practice are subject to the Commission’s review, thereby modifying the timeline of effectiveness of Part 2840 - Advanced Practice.
The Mississippi Board of Nursing will keep you apprised of any changes and/or updates regarding the effectiveness of Part 2840 - Advanced Practice.
CLICK HERE to access an “Agency Search” of the Administrative Bulletin.


Hattiesburg Relief

In the aftermath of the Hattiesburg tornadoes a donation site has been established. For those of you who wish to help William Carey University please go to this site and identify under academic program either nursing or College of Health Sciences. We thank you for your prayers and support.


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