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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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Interstate Commission of Nurse Licensure Compact Administrators Elects 2022 Executive Committee

Posted 10/5/2021
The Interstate Commission of Nurse Licensure Compact Administrators (ICNLCA) announces new members of its Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) Executive Committee, elected Oct. 1, 2021 to two-year terms.
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Leading Nursing Organizations Provide Guidelines to Nursing Programs About Unvaccinated Students

Posted 9/28/2021
NCSBN and eight other leading nursing organizations* have issued a policy brief to provide guidance to boards of nursing and nursing education programs that are receiving requests from students for alternate clinical experiences when a program’s clinical sites require the COVID-19 vaccine.