Welcome Test Takers in Minnesota!

Below you’ll find important information and links to help you with the next steps toward your Nurse Aide certification.


Announcement (Effective May 1st, 2021)

Exam Assistance Restrictions
You may not receive help from anyone during the Skills Evaluation, and the candidate and the client must speak to one another in English so that the evaluator can understand and correctly score the evaluation.

If either candidate gives help or receives help during the test, or the client and candidate are communicating in a language other than English, the test will be stopped.




Minnesota Department of Health

Contact the Minnesota Department of Health to:

  • Obtain information on official regulations and guidelines for nursing assistants/home health aides

  • Update your name or address on the Registry

  • Update your employment information

  • Obtain information regarding test sites and approved training programs

Contact Information:
(800) 397-6124 (in Minnesota)
(651) 215-8705
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. CST
PO Box 64501
St. Paul, MN 55164-0501
Website: www.health.state.mn.us

To contact the Minnesota Department Health Nursing Assistant Registry:
(651) 215-8705
(800) 397-6124 (long distance)
Email: health.FPC-NAR@state.mn.us

Credentia Services

Contact Credentia to:

  • Change your current address or name prior to examination results being sent to the Registry

  • Request a duplicate Score Report

  • Obtain information regarding an examination

Contact Information:
(800) 274-0504
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST