Temp permit

  1. 0 Does New Jersey have temporary permits for new grads so they can work while waiting to take boards?
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    suni has '15' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'med surg'. From 'West'; Joined Aug '02; Posts: 497; Likes: 188.

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  4. Visit  JustBeachyNurse} profile page
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    New Jersey does not issue temporary permits for new graduate practical (LPN) or professional (RN) nurses. Only a few facilities will hire "GN" s (graduate nurses) or GPN's (Graduate practical nurses) and permit them to complete orientation and precepted skills in NJ while waiting to sit for the NCLEX-PN/NCLEX-RN. New graduate APN/nurse practitioner candidates can apply to the BoN for a work permit letter to begin practice while waiting for certification.
    Last edit by JustBeachyNurse on Nov 7, '11
  5. Visit  agldragonRN} profile page
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    sorry no. nj used to but they stopped it several years ago.
  6. Visit  LilNell} profile page
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    If you are not far from NY they still offer temporary working permits there.
  7. Visit  FNPgal20} profile page
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    Hi there...I know you said this a while ago but can you confirm that NJ does a temp permit for APN's because I found this nowhere on the website and I would LOVE to be able to get a temp permit while I wait for the actual license.

    Thanks!
  8. Visit  JustBeachyNurse} profile page
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    Quote from FNPgal20
    Hi there...I know you said this a while ago but can you confirm that NJ does a temp permit for APN's because I found this nowhere on the website and I would LOVE to be able to get a temp permit while I wait for the actual license.

    Thanks!
    According to 13:37-7.3 in this document: http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/laws/nursingregs.pdf


    APNs pending taking the national certification exam may be eligible for a temp permit if presently a licensed RN in NJ. Details in the section described above
  9. Visit  FNPgal20} profile page
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    Maybe thats why I cannot because I am already certified and licensed in PA as a NP. Thanks for the document!

    Quote from JustBeachyNurse
    According to 13:37-7.3 in this document: http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/laws/nursingregs.pdf


    APNs pending taking the national certification exam may be eligible for a temp permit if presently a licensed RN in NJ. Details in the section described above
  10. Visit  JustBeachyNurse} profile page
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    It looks like no temp permit for RN, LPN, or endorsing APN


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