License Reciprocity: Nursing Home Administrator
When an emergency declaration is in effect, an out-of-state licensed nursing home administrator, who is in good standing, can work in a Mississippi nursing home. They are required to provide proof, a picture I.D., and can work for up to 60 days in the state.
Licensure, Regulations, and Administrative Hearings
(4) Under a declared state of emergency lawfully declared by either Federal, State or Local government, an administrator who holds a valid license in good standing in another state, may be eligible to work as the administrator of record in a Mississippi nursing home facility after he or she submits to the Board office: (a) a picture I.D.; (b) proof of a current nursing home administrator license which is valid and in good standing in another state; (c) a completed 1 page Application designed for this purpose; The authority to work under these emergency conditions will be for a maximum period of sixty (60) days.