About NCSBN

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

40years of regulatory excellence

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Annual Reports

Learn details about the organization's performance and activities by year.

Communications Library

View published research, papers, brochures and publications.

Policy Briefing

Congress Passes Legislation to Address the Opioid Epidemic

Posted 10/8/2018
The SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act expands treatment options for patients with substance use disorder by allowing greater access to APRN delivered care and telehealth services
Policy Briefing

Federal Trade Commission Report Highlights Nurse Licensure Compact

Posted 9/25/2018
The FTC staff report focuses on ways to enhance license portability at the state level.