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Important Information about COVID-19

Posted 3/12/2020

On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) a global pandemic. More information on COVID-19, can be found on the CDC website. NCSBN is carefully monitoring developments of this pandemic and has made several decisions designed to protect the health and safety of its members and staff.

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Leading Nursing Organizations Issue Policy Brief Regarding Nurses Spreading Misinformation about COVID-19

Posted 11/16/2021
NCSBN and seven other leading nursing organizations have issued a policy brief to address the misinformation being disseminated about COVID-19 by nurses.
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New Jersey Implements Nurse License Compact

Posted 11/16/2021
On Nov. 15, 2021, New Jersey completed the process of implementing the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC).
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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.