Want to work as a nurse in Hawaii? Whether you are looking to work as a travel nurse in Hawaii, or you are looking for a permanent nurse job in HI, we usually suggest the same process. First, apply for your temporary license, and once you receive this you can start working and can apply for your permanent nursing license. Hawaii is not currently participating in the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) licensure exchange.
In order to get your temporary nursing license in the state of Hawaii, you will need to apply to the state board and pay a fee of $50. If everything checks out, you will receive your temporary license.
In order to get your permanent nursing license in the state of Hawaii, you will need to apply to the state board and pay a fee of $146 or $202, depending on the time of year. Once all your application requirements are met, and if everything checks out, you will usually receive your permanent Hawaii nursing license within 2-3 weeks.
Want to get your Hawaii License for free? If you get placed by trustaff in a job in Hawaii, trustaff will reimburse your Hawaii Licensure cost in full!
trustaff is a premiere, award-winning Travel Nurse Agency that places nurses of all different specialties in top paying assignments across the country. With over 15 years of experience serving nurses and other healthcare professionals, trustaff is ready to find you your next assignment. Find your next assignment today!The licensure information above was provided by the Hawaii Board of Nursing in August of 2018; information is subject to change.