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Verify a Compact License (Nursys)

Image of two nurses.This page has been developed to provide the nurses of North Carolina information and updates regarding the Nurse Licensure Compact. North Carolina implemented the Nurse Licensure Compact on July 1, 2000 (see Nurse Licensure Compact in North Carolina for a complete listing of states currently in the Compact).

Nurse Licensure Compact Information
Verify Compact License via NURSYS

Verification of Compact licenses is provided by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing via the NURSYS system.

 Want license expiration and status updates for your nurses? For yourself? As an Institution, you can enroll your entire nurse list and e-Notify will send regular updates of changes to licenses. As a nurse, you can sign up to receive license expiration reminders and status updates via email or SMS for all your licenses.

Contact Information

  • Andrea Gunther 
    : (919) 782-3211 ext. 245
  • Kathy Collins 
    : (919) 782-3211 ext. 243

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