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The mission of the Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators is to promote the public's interest in quality care and effective services for residents of nursing facilities by ensuring that licensed administrators are qualified to perform their administrative duties.



2019-2020 Online Renewals Open May 1, 2019  
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Online renewal for LNHAs in Minnesota is available from May 1 to June 30 each year.   There are things you can do to prepare for renewal before May 1.

1. Remember to Login to verify your mailing address (and other contact info) is correct to assure you receive all licensure related correspondences.  Current licenses (even if you have recently become licensed) expire June 30 each year.  Trouble accessing your account? No problem - Forgot Username/Password
2. Review and prepare your CEU credits. Questions about CE hours? Visit the Continuing Education for Licensees FAQs page!
3. The office appreciates prompt, online renewal as soon as possible within the renewal period.  To prepare you for the process, we have created a set of Online Renewal InstructionsIf you do not plan to renew your license this year, please review the Reinstatement Rules and contact the office by email or submit the form in the previous link.
4. Informational updates for the Health Services Executive, Continuing Education Registry and fulfillment of annual CEU requirements available in an email sent on February 7th view it in your browser here:

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To streamline requests and confirm efficiency, please attempt a browser upgrade prior to beginning your online transactions, including application, password updates or renewals.

Skilled Nursing Facility Employment Listing

Facilities interested in acquiring a listing of Minnesota Licensed Nursing Home Administrators seeking positions and LNHAs seeking permanent or interim positions are encouraged to visit the Skilled Nursing Employment Posting page.

MN BENHA State Exam - Next Date, July 11, 2019

A current licensure and exam application must be on file with the office to be eligible to sit for the exam. Applications sent by fax or email will not be accepted.

Review the Applicant Handbook

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