Resources

NCSBN produces a wide variety of publications, online courses, videos, brochures, toolkits and newsletters presenting in-depth information and best practice techniques that contribute to the body of nursing knowledge.

Topic
Type
Audience
Knowledge Network
Year
  • CEO's Address

    2020 | Event Presentation

  • Committee Forum: Finance Committee

    2020 | Event Presentation

  • Committee Forum: APRN Compact

    2020 | Event Presentation

  • President's Address

    2020 | Event Presentation

  • Application Fraud Toolkit

    Members only toolkit that boards can use to help create BON policies for fraud prevention and detection, create BON safe practices for fraud detection and communication, develop licensure staff training and organize the license application/credential evaluation proces.

    Toolkit

  • In Focus Summer 2020

    • The NCLEX & COVID-19: NCSBN and Pearson VUE Address the Challenges of Delivering a Valid and Secure Exam in a Safe Testing Environment 
    • When COVID-10 Shut Everything Down, Nursing Regulatory Bodies Carried On 
    • Lessons Learned from the Pandemic: Issues that can be Avoided if All States Were in the Nurse Licensure Compact 
    • The Nurse Licensure Compact & COVID-19, a Tale of Two States
    • Practice/Academic Partnership: One Answer to Prelicensure Clinical Placements During a Pandemic
    • An Update from the NCSBN Examinations Department

     

    2020 | Publication

  • Nurse Practice Acts/Jurisprudence Exams

    Learn what state laws govern your practice of nursing.

    Cost: $15

    CE Credit: approximately 2.0 Contact Hours

    Course

  • Nursys for Members

    Exclusive service for NCSBN member boards that houses a nurse's personal information, licensing information, disciplinary information and license verifications.

    Website

  • 2020 NCLEX Fact Sheet

    Fact sheets provide volume and pass rate data for both U.S. and international candidates. Information is provided for performance on NCSBN's two nurse licensure examinations, the NCLEX-PN and NCLEX-RN.

    2020 | Publication

  • 2020 NCLEX Pass Rates

    Summary data for multiple categories of candidates, U.S. and international, is provided for performance on NCSBN's two nurse licensure examinations, the NCLEX-PN and NCLEX-RN.

    2020 | Publication

  • NLC and PSOR Requirements

    This is a brief educational video on the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) and primary state of residence (PSOR) requirements. The objectives of this video are to provide a general overview of NLC, to explain PSOR and to provide examples. 

    2020 | Video

  • Guide to NLC for Nursing Students

    This is a brief educational video that serves as a guide to the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) for nursing students. The objectives of this video are to provide a general overview of the NLC, to explain obtaining a multistate license, to explain the NCLEX and applying for licensure by exam and to provide scenario-based examples.

    2020 | Video