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Licensing Services

Advanced Practice Nurses 


  • Renew: You currently hold a Colorado license and are in a renewal period.
  • Reinstate: Your Colorado license has expired and you wish to reinstate the license. 


Licensing Requirements 

  • Click here for General Requirements for Prescriptive Authority
  • Click here for Requirements for Preceptorship and Mentorship
  • Click here for Articulated Plan, Preceptorship and Mentorship Templates
  • Click here for requirements for APNs with Prescriptive Authority in another state

Frequently Asked Questions



Application for Certified Nurse Midwife

Application for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Application for Clinical Nurse Specialist

Application for Nurse Practitioner

Application for Prescriptive Authority

Application to Reinstate Certified Nurse Midwife

Application to Reinstate Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Application to Reinstate Nurse Practitioner

Application to Reinstate Clinical Nurse Specialist

Application to Reinstate Prescriptive Authority

Form RXN-A - Attestation of Completion of Post-Graduate Prescribing Experience

Form RXN-B - Attestation of Development of Articulated Plan

Form RXN-C - Attestation of Completion of Mutually Structured Mentorship

SSN Affidavit(foreign applicants not physically present in the U.S.)

Verification Request Form





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