Apply for HSE

Apply for HSE

Please visit the Customer Center on to begin your HSE Application. You will need to create a NAB member account prior to accessing the NABVerify system. Please note you do not need to have a paid membership in NAB to submit an HSE™ application.

Review the Health Services Executive ™Application Handbook for more information on the HSE and underlying requirements, as well as technical directions for the online application.

Below are some important items to note prior to starting your HSE application:

NAB must receive an official transcript from your college/university verifying that you have obtained a bachelor's degree or higher. Original transcripts can be emailed to directly from the college/ university or a transcript clearinghouse or mailed to the following address:

The National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards

Attn: Health Services Executive Transcript
1120 20th Street, NW Suite 750
Washington, DC 20036-7441

  • All work experience must be verified prior to your application being sent to NAB's Credentialing Commission for final review prior to exam approval. A verification of work email will be sent directly upon entry of information. In order to expedite this process, please communicate that this will be sent and if they do not receive it, ask them to contact NAB at to have the verification resent.
  • NAB must have an official score report of previous national exams taken (NHA, RCAL, or HCBS). If you took your exam prior to January 1, 2002, you will need to submit an online Exam Score Transfer Application, selecting "HSE-NAB" as the jurisdiction where the score(s) should be transferred.
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