For information regarding COVID-19, see the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) website at www.coronavirus.ohio.gov and the CDC website at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/php/risk-assessment.html.

EXPEDITED LICENSING
DECLARED EMERGENCY: The state declared emergency ended June 18, 2021, however for the duration of the federal declaration of emergency, the Board will continue to recognize ORC Section 4723.32(G)(7) as in effect for purposes of authorizing nurses who hold an active, valid license in another state to practice in Ohio without an Ohio nursing license. The Board further considers this statute to be applicable only to nurses who do not hold licensure in Ohio, whether that nursing license be active or inactive.

APRNs AND PRESCRIBING

OHIO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH and CDC