Mississippi State Board of Nursing

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State Board of Nursing Contact Information: 

Mississippi Board of Nursing
Address: 713 Pear Orchard Road, Plaza II
Suite 300
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Phone Number: (601) 957-6300
Fax: (601) 957-6301

IV Certification Information: 

Hourly Requirements for LPN IV Course

State BON Must Approve Course?

Special Course Requirements

Suggested Course
or Package

Special Provisions

40 hours didactic theory and 40 hours of clinical practice


Must use the board approved standardized IV therapy curriculum. Clinical setting must have sufficient opportunities for several IV starts. 

N/A for LPN certification.
Pedagogy Education may be used only for obtaining contact hours for licensure renewal.

LPNs who graduated after 2008 are IV "certified" upon graduation. All IV certified LPNs must renew their certification every 2 years with license renewal by providing documentation of 10 contact hours of IV education during the previous 2 year period. 

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