Mississippi Nurses CE Requirements, Accreditations & Approvals

Mississippi Nurses

In support of improving patient care, NetCE is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Mississippi Board of Nursing accepts courses from any provider who is ANCC accredited.

Continuing Education Requirement

The Mississippi Board of Nursing accepts NetCE courses.

RNs and LPNs are required 20 contact hours if out of practice for greater than five (5) years.

APRNs are required 40 contact hours every two years, 10 of which must be directly related to the prescribing of controlled substances; and must also maintain national certification.

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For More Information

Please contact the Mississippi Board of Nursing at (601) 957-6300, or visit their website at: https://www.msbn.ms.gov/

Additional information regarding your continuing education requirements may be found at:
https://www.msbn.ms.gov/laws-rules/administrative-code - All Licensees.
https://www.msbn.ms.gov/frequently-asked-questions-faqs - FAQs for All Licensees (see Continuing Education Units).
https://www.msbn.ms.gov/sites/default/files/documents/2.%20Part%202810%20-%20Examinations%20%26%20Licensure.pdf - Rule 4.7 for RNs and LPNs.
https://www.msbn.ms.gov/sites/default/files/documents/5.%20Part%202840%20-%20Advanced%20Practice.pdf - APRNs.