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2017 NCSBN APRN Roundtable
April 4 - Rosemont, IL
The NCSBN APRN Roundtable is an opportunity for advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) stakeholders to discuss common issues/concerns regarding APRNs.
2017 NCSBN Discipline Case Management Conference
June 12-14, 2017 - Pittsburgh, PA
This conference provides an interactive and informative forum to learn effective investigative tools, strategies and procedures for regulatory proceedings.
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Kentucky has joined Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Utah and Wyoming as a member of the eNLC. Gov. Matt Bevin signed the bill March 22, 2017.Read More
Mississippi has joined Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Missouri, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Utah and Wyoming as a member of the eNLC. Gov. Phil Bryant signed the bill March 20, 2017.Read More
Arkansas has joined Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Missouri, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Utah and Wyoming as a member of the eNLC. Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed the bill March 13, 2017.Read More
Utah has joined Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Missouri, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia and Wyoming as a member of the eNLC. Gov. Gary Herbert signed the bill March 15, 2017.Read More
Yesterday, the White House released their FY 2018 Budget outline, “America First: A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again,” which proposes cutting $403 million from federal health professional and nursing workforce programs and $5.8 billion from the National Institutes of Health, which includes the National Institute for Nursing Research.Read More
Registration Now Open for the 2017 Midyear Meeting WebcastPosted: 2/9/2017
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) has launched a new Transition to Practice (TTP) online e-learning program for newly licensed nurses.Read More
Transition to Practice Program for New Nurses LaunchedPosted: 1/25/2017
NCSBN Learning Extension has launched a five-course online program based on the findings of the Transition to Practice Study. Each course helps new nurses succeed by encouraging reflection and enhancing critical thinking skills. There’s also a course to help preceptors empower new nurses.
Learn More at http://learningext.com/new-nurses
Apply Now! Exams Summer Internship ProgramPosted: 12/14/2016
The NCSBN Examinations department is now accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Internship Program. One advanced doctoral student in educational measurement or a related field will have the opportunity to gain experience working on issues related to CAT, and licensure and certification exams. Please see the application for details.
NCSBN is pleased that nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists and certified nurse midwives will now have full practice authority when they are acting within the scope of their VA employment, but disappointed that certified registered nurse anesthetists are not included in this ruling.Read More