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Nursing Home Administrator, License to Practice


State Health, Department of

A person needs a Nursing Home Administrator License to administer a nursing home. This license comes from the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH).

Applicants must meet educational and experience requirements, and pass an exam. Educational and experience requirements must be complete before the exam.

NYS Department of Health

Bureau of Credentialing
875 Central Avenue
Albany, NY 12206
Phone (518) 408-1297
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