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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.

News Release

Vermont Enacts Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC)

Posted 6/9/2021
Gov. Phil Scott signed the NLC into law in the state of Vermont on June 7, 2021.
Policy Briefing

The Future of Nursing Report, 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity

Posted 5/27/2021
On May 11, 2021, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine released their report The Future of Nursing, 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity (the “FON Report”).
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.