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The Mississippi Board of Nursing is a consumer protection agency with authority to regulate the practice of nursing through licensure as provided for by the Mississippi State Code.


“Please be advised that the MS Board of Nursing office will be closed on Thursday, December 23 and will remain closed on Friday, December 24, 2021 in observance of the holiday. Our office will reopen at 8:00 am CST/CDT on Monday, December 27th.”
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Definition of Active License

Can a registered nurse administer blood or blood components in the home setting?

When is it acceptable to have after hours access to the pharmacy by a licensed nurse?

Is it within the registered nurse scope of practice to work on an ambulance?

Can a licensed nurse apply Anodyne therapy (monochromatic infrared photo energy)?