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  • Licensure

    of nurse licensure, including: Why nurses are required to be licensed How BONs safeguard the public by evaluating, issuing and renewing nurse licenses How the nurse practice act (NPA) is implemented Why disciplinary actions are taken against...

  • Contact a U.S. Member

    Contact a U.S. Member Looking to contact an Associate Member or Exam User Member ? Alabama Alaska American Samoa Arizona Arkansas...

  • Nursys License Verification

    Nursys License Verification To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Video playback issues?...

  • Nursing_Licensure.pdf

    and licensure by endorsement, on whether or not applicants meet all the requirements for licensure as set forth in individual state statutes and rules. Renewing Licenses BONs establish procedures for nurses to apply for periodic renewal...

  • What_Every_Nurse_Needs_to_Know.pdf

    What Every Nurse Needs to Know about State and Territorial Boards of Nursing 3 Your board of nursing is responsible for enforcing the nurse practice act to promote safe and competent care. M ore than 100 years ago, state governments established boards of nursing (BONs) to protect the public’s health and welfare by overseeing and ensuring the safe practice of nursing. Today, BON...

  • Nursys for Members

    database. e-Notify for Nurses - provides nurses with notifications of license status, license expiration, license renewal or publicly available disciplinary actions. Learn more about publicly available Nursys services . How can...

  • Righting A Wrong: Ethics & Professionalism in Nursing

    Description Renew your commitment to ethical and professional conduct. Cost: $30 CE Credit: 3.0 Contact Hours...

  • What You Need to Know About Nursing Licensure and Boards of Nursing

    Description This brochure explains the importance of nurse licensure, including: Why nurses are required to be licensed How BONs safeguard the public by evaluating, issuing and renewing nurse licenses How the nurse practice act (NPA...

  • Uniform Licensure Requirements

    Description Uniform Licensure Requirements (ULRs) are the essential prerequisites for initial, endorsement, renewal and reinstatement licensure needed across every NCSBN jurisdiction to ensure the safe and competent practice of nursing. ULRs protect...

  • Nursys Tip Sheets

    . Tip Sheet: Denial of Licensure, Initial or Renewal This tip sheet outlines the NPDB guidelines regarding when denial of initial license or renewal of license is reportable...