About NCSBN

NCSBN is a not-for-profit organization whose U.S. members include the nursing regulatory bodies in the 50 states, the District of Columbia and four U.S. territories.

40+years of regulatory excellence

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News Release

Tri-Council for Nursing Calls for Broad, Bold Transformation in Nursing Education, Practice and Regulation

Posted 5/6/2021
Key Stakeholders Examine Lessons Learned from COVID-19 Pandemic and Issue Report on Current and Future Challenges and Opportunities
News Release

NCSBN Unveils Nurse Licensure Guidance Tool

Posted 4/6/2021
NCSBN has launched the Nurse Licensure Guidance tool that provides direction and resources on becoming a licensed nurse in the U.S.