Criminal Background Checks (CBCs) for Licensure as a Nurse

From
Standards
Publish Date
2015
Category
Regulation
Topic
Best Practices, Board of Nursing, Criminal Background Checks, Discipline, Discipline Process, Innovations in Regulation, Licensure, NCSBN Products/Services
Description

The purpose of this Standard is to help Boards of Nursing (BONs) to pass legislation consistent with Public Law 92-544 to require a state and federal fingerprint-based CBC. The Standard is written to allow the use of new biometric technologies as they emerge.