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.

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  • 2022 NLC Legal Conference Series: Session 2 

    Attorneys wanting to obtain CLEs should email csrequests@ncsbn.org to receive a session evaluation. Please include your name, email, state of licensure, session title(s) and the date(s) viewed. All  session evaluations must be returned to NCSBN by June 28, 2024 to receive CLEs.

    U.S. Court Decisions and Trends in Nursing Regulation

    This session will provide an overview of the recent and current court cases affecting regulatory boards in the U.S. and share vital information about new legal precedents established in administrative law. You will be provided with a snapshot of the key legislation which passed in 2021 and 2022. 

    NLC Statutes and Rules: Key Terminology Refresh

    Join NLC Rules Committee co-chair Alice Henley to obtain a refresher on must-know terminology from NLC Statutes and Rules. Understanding of these terms is essential for determining eligibility for multistate licensure and becoming familiar with the effects of disciplinary action. In this essential session you will learn about adverse actions, disqualifying events, encumbrance, deactivation, alternative programs and more.

    Application of the ULRs

    There are 11 ULRs for obtaining a multistate license. This session is a deep dive into interpreting these statutory provisions when evaluating a nurse’s eligibility to obtain or retain a compact license. 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • 2022 NLC Legal Conference Series: Session 1 

    Attorneys wanting to obtain CLEs should email csrequests@ncsbn.org to receive a session evaluation. Please include your name, email, state of licensure, session title(s) and the date(s) viewed. All  session evaluations must be returned to NCSBN by June 28, 2024 to receive CLEs.

    Interstate Compact Law and How it Impacts State Law: What They Didn’t Teach You in Law School

    With extensive research, writing, legislative testimony, and litigation experience in the area of Compact Law, Special Counsel to the NLC, Rick Masters is known as a national expert on the law and use of interstate compacts. In this can’t-miss presentation, Masters will provide a foundational understanding of Interstate Compacts, identify relevant federal laws and regulations, and share examples of when compact law prevails over existing state laws which may be conflictual. 

    Best Practices: Avoiding Antitrust Liability in Occupational Licensing

    In this informative session, Nahale Freeland Kalfas, administrative law expert, will provide you with information regarding interstate compacts as a tool for amelioration of antitrust liability, and how to better manage scope of practice conflicts with informal procedures, memorandum of understanding and potential judicial alternatives. These lessons will enable attendees to gain an understanding of best practices to preserve board member immunity and avoid antitrust liability in the occupational licensure setting.

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Through the Lens of the Appellate Courts 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Trauma Informed Interview Process: Part 1 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Safe Harbor for Unsafe Nursing Assignments 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Collateral Consequence Reform 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Trauma Informed Interview Process: Part 2 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Challenges to Substance Use Disorder Monitoring during the Pandemic 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Investigating a Nurse With Suspected Substance Use Disorder 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Use of Artificial Intelligence in Regulatory Decision Making 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Decision-Makers’ Fact-Finding and Lessons for Agency Counsel 

    2022  | Event Presentation

  • Keynote: The Urge 

    A firsthand account of a healthcare worker's struggle with substance use disorder.

    2022  | Event Presentation