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.

  • Committee Forum: Strategic Plan

    2019 | Event Presentation

  • Committee Forum: Finance Committee

    2019 | Event Presentation

  • CEO's Address

    2019 | Event Presentation

  • President's Address

    2019 | Event Presentation

  • 2019 Award Recipient – Elizabeth Lund

    R. Louise McManus Award

    Elizabeth "Libby" Lund, MSN, RN, Executive Director, Tennessee Board of Nursing 

    The R. Louise McManus Award is the most prestigious award. Individuals nominated for this award shall have made sustained and significant contributions through the highest commitment and dedication to the mission and vision of NCSBN.

    2019 | Video

  • 2019 Award Recipient – Alabama Board of Nursing

    Regulatory Achievement Award

    Alabama Board of Nursing 

    The Regulatory Achievement Award recognizes the member board or associate member that has made an identifiable, significant contribution to the mission and vision of NCSBN in promoting public policy related to the safe and effective practice of nursing in the interest of public welfare.

    2019 | Video

  • 2019 Award Recipient – Fred Knight

    Meritorious Service Award

    Fred Knight, JD, Board Staff, General Counsel, Arkansas Board of Nursing 

    The Meritorious Service Award is granted to a member for significant contributions to the mission and vision of NCSBN.

    2019 | Video

  • 2019 Award Recipient – Ingeborg “Bibi” Schultz

    Exceptional Contribution Award

    Ingeborg “Bibi” Schultz, MSN, RN, CNE, Board Staff, Director of Education, Missouri State Board of Nursing 

    The Exceptional Contribution Award is granted for significant contribution by a member who is not a president or executive officer.

    2019 | Video

  • NLC Fact Sheets & Resources

    Listed below are helpful resources related to the Nurse Licensure Compact.


  • Explanation of the Nurse Licensure Compact for Nurse Employers

    This short video is geared specifically to nurse employers. It explains the Nurse Licensure Compact and provides scenario-based examples of steps to take when hiring nurses that may or may not be changing their primary state of legal residence.

    2019 | Video

  • Explanation of the Nurse Licensure Compact for Nurses

    This short video helps explain the Nurse Licensure Compact to all nurses.  It explains what a NLC multistate license is and provides a broad overview of steps nurses need to take when permanently changing their home states.

    2019 | Video

  • NGN News - Spring 2019

    Topic: The NGN Clinical Judgement Model and Action Model

    2019 | Publication