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Getting GA Licensure

LIZ1128 LIZ1128 (New) New

Happy Memorial Day everyone,

I am a NYS licensed RN and am thinking about relocating to Georgia. How would I go about being able to practice in GA without losing my NYS licensure. In addition I know I won't be making the same money as in NYC but I wanted to know what the take home pay would be on average. Unfortunately I'm bringing my NY bills along. NYS and NYC taxes are high and I was thinking perhaps with the pay cut if taxes in GA are cheaper maybe the take home wouldn't be that much of a difference. I currently have 3 years Critcal Care experience working on a Cardiac stepdown unit. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Silverdragon102, BSN

Specializes in Medical and general practice now LTC. Has 33 years experience.

You need to apply to the state and meet requirements plus pay any fees. There is no reason to loose your NY license as long as you maintain requirements. Many nurses have more than 1 license and active

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