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2017 NCSBN NCLEX Conference
Sept. 25, 2017 - Rosemont, IL
NCSBN's annual NCLEX Conference is a one-day educational conference that provides current NCLEX program updates offered by the experts that develop and administer the examinations.
2017 NCSBN Leadership and Public Policy Conference
Oct. 11-13 - New Orleans, LA
The 2017 NCSBN Leadership and Public Policy Conference is intended for those in leadership positions in legislation and public policy.
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Tri-Regulator Collaborative Release Position Statements Addressing Electronic Health Records, Practitioner BurnoutPosted: 9/20/2017
The Tri-Regulator Collaborative have drafted and approved two position statements that highlight the organizations’ shared commitment to protecting public health as well as the common issues faced by the three groups.Read More
Hurricanes Harvey & Irma State Laws & Executive OrdersPosted: 9/13/2017
View laws and executive orders that have been issued in response to these storms.
In collaboration with enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) member states, the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) has produced two new videos that provide a quick overview of the eNLC that is due to be implemented on Jan.19, 2018.Read More
NCSBN Considers Pertinent Association Business with its Member Boards of Nursing at its 2017 Annual MeetingPosted: 8/25/2017
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) met in Chicago, Aug. 16-18, 2017, to consider pertinent association business with its member boards of nursing (BONs). There were 57 member boards represented by delegates.Read More
Questions about the NCLEX-RN Special Research Section?Posted: 8/24/2017
We have your answers! Learn more about the Special Research Section by reading through our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), available in English and French. We appreciate your participation in this research, and contribution to the future development of NCSBN examinations and enhancement of the nursing profession.
NCSBN Board of Directors President Katherine Thomas, MN, RN, FAAN, executive director, Texas Board of Nursing, announces new members of the NCSBN Board of Directors who were elected during the 2017 Delegate Assembly.Read More
Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) Interstate Commission Sets Jan. 19, 2018, as Implementation Date for eNLCPosted: 8/22/2017
The Interstate Commission of Nurse Licensure Compact Administrators have set Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, as the implementation date for the enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). There are 26 states in the eNLC.*Read More
NCSBN inducted its 11th group of Fellows of the NCSBN Institute of Regulatory Excellence during the NCSBN Annual Meeting and Delegate Assembly in Chicago Aug. 16-18, 2017.Read More
NCSBN recognized its dedicated and exceptional membership and guests at its annual awards ceremony during the NCSBN Annual Meeting and Delegate Assembly, held in Chicago, Aug. 17, 2017.Read More
New Montana Nurse Practice Act Course LaunchedPosted: 8/16/2017
The CE course helps nurses in the state to better understand their scope of practice & licensure requirements.