Mississippi Department of Health
Please Note: The NNAAP skills are being updated/changed effective with exams administered on or after July 1, 2018. Please view the new skills listing.
Find test information and download handbooks/applications/forms from this page.
Testing and Registry Services
The follow are the steps in the process of enrollment onto the Mississippi Nurse Aide Registry. Steps that require action by you are indicated by a symbol.
- Complete the state approved training program.
- Submit an application for testing.
- Read the following documents.
Reciprocity is a process by which a certified nurse aide from another state may qualify for certification in the state of Mississippi by virtue of his or her status in that other state. Please read the step-by-step process in the candidate handbook under CERTIFICATION BY RECIPROCITY.
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