Rhode Island Registered Nurse: 10 Hours Needed
Nurses must renew every 2 years by February 31st.
RNs, LPNs and APNs: Required 10 contact hours every two year licensing period.
APNs: Required to submit evidence of 30 hours in pharmacology every 6 years to maintain prescriptive privileges. Must also maintain national certification.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Please contact the Rhode Island Board of Registered Nursing at (401) 222-5700 orhttp://sos.ri.gov/documents/archives/regdocs/released/pdf/DOH/7006.pdf for additional information regarding your continuing education.