What are the rules regarding reinstatement of license if I have not practiced nursing in five (5) years or more?

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What are the rules regarding reinstatement of license if I have not practiced nursing in five (5) years or more?

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Any registered nurse or licensed practical nurse applying for a license by endorsement, renewal of an active license, reinstatement of a lapsed license or change from inactive to active status must submit evidence of continuing basic nursing competencies when such nurse has not practiced nursing for compensation or performed the function of a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse in a voluntary capacity with or without compensation within the five (5) year period immediately prior to such application for a license, renewal, reinstatement, or change of status. Evidence of continuing basic nursing competencies shall include submission of the written documentation of 1, 2, or 3 below: • Successful completion of a Board-approved Reorientation Program for RNs or LPNs with the five (5) year period immediately prior to such application for renewal or reinstatement of the nursing license. The Board may issue a temporary permit to any nurse during the time enrolled in a Board-approved nu