Nurse Practitioner Practice Requirements
The practice requirement as a nurse practitioner must be met through practice in the following manner:
Completion of a nurse practitioner program within the past one year; or
Completion of a nurse practitioner program within the past two years and a minimum of 192 hours of practice as a nurse practitioner; or
960 hours of nurse practitioner practice within the five years preceding licensure application or renewal; or
Completion of a Board supervised advanced practice re-entry program that meets the requirements of OAR 851-050-0006 (Re-Entry Requirements) within two years immediately preceding issuance of license under a limited or registered nurse license and a limited nurse practitioner license.
All practice hours claimed are subject to audit and disciplinary action for falsification.