State healthcare licensure boards are very unique and have their own terms and points of reference for various credentials and license status types. In this guide, we’ll take a look at the components of a healthcare license and what to look for in the credentialing process. 

Here’s What You’ll Learn: 

  • How someone obtains a healthcare license 
  • Components of a healthcare license 
  • Common license status types 
  • Differences between licensure, certification, and registration