The Oregon State Board of Nursing is located in Portland Or. They don't participate in the nurse compact license, so you will need to get an Oregon nursing license to be able to work there.
Their website is comprehensive and offers contact information, application, license renewal and verification, rules and regulations. They also offer an online copy of the nurse practice act, information for new grads and publications.
Oregon Board of Nursing
17938 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd.
Portland, Oregon 97224-7012
Oregon Nursing Board
If you would like to join other Oregon nurses, see Oregon nursing jobs to find out why this state is so popular with travel nurses.
photo credit Mary Ellen Rynes
Things to do in Oregon
You have the rugged Northwest and the cosmopolitan Northwest, both right at your fingertips. You choose.
Oregon is smack dab in the middle of everything. There are the beautiful mountains, lakes and streams, the alpine peaks of the Wallowas.
Be sure not to miss Crater Lake, the deepest lake in America. Perfect for hiking, biking, fishing and camping - Oregon is a state of outdoor beauty and fun.
You can choose to go a bit more urban if you prefer. In Portland you can enjoy the nightlife, cafes, shopping and cultural offerings.