The West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional nurses accepts RN CE contact hours provided by a Board approved RN CE provider. Examples of Board approved RN CE providers include:
The Board performs audits to verify registered nurse licensee compliance with continuing education requirements. Obtain and keep CE certificates of completion for continuing education activities! Activate your West Virginia RN Board CE Broker Basic account to enter and track your compliance with West Virginia RN and APRN license Renewal Requirements as follows:
Licensees who did not prescribe , administer or dispense controlled substances during the license renewal timeframe can request a waiver to the best prescribing and drug diversion CE by signing and dating a written CE waiver request and uploading to their free basic CE Broker account under the best prescribing and drug diversion training CE area. An example:
I request a waiver of the best prescribing drug diversion training continuing education because I did not prescribe, administer or dispense controlled substances during the RN license renewal timeframe of 11/1/YYYY (enter year) thru 10/31/YYYY (enter year).
Signature and date
Instruction: Upload signed and dated written CE waiver scanned copy to your CE Broker account under the best prescribing drug diversion training area and send the original signed and dated hardcopy of your written request to the Board office:
c/o West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses
90 MacCorkle Ave SW
South Charleston WV 25303
Note: Even if you request a waiver to the best prescribing and drug diversion CE , pursuant to code of legislative rule 19CSR11 continuing education and competence, you will need to complete 12 contact hours of continuing education each renewal period, including 2 hours for mental health conditions common to veterans and their families.