The Kansas State Board of Nursing would like to recognize the contributions that are being made by nurses at all levels during this unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. Arkansas State Board of Nursing. Licensure by Endorsement Apply by "Endorsement" if you have taken the NCLEX for this license type and are licensed in another state.New Jersey has partially implemented the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) in that nurses who hold active, unencumbered, multi-state licenses issued by members of the NLC may practice in this state under their multi-state licenses. The mission of the State Board of Nursing for South Carolina is the protection of public health, safety and welfare by assuring safe and competent practice of nursing. Nursing Students May Supplement Healthcare Staff During Recent Spike in COVID-19 Cases; The Board of Registered Nursing Appoints a New Executive Officer; State Leadership Accountability Act (SLAA) Report; NCLEX test delivery is commencing at a subset of U.S. and Canada based Pearson VUE test centers on Wednesday, March 25, 2020. The Mississippi Board of Nursing is a consumer protection agency with authority to regulate the practice of nursing through licensure as provided for by the Mississippi State Code. The mission of the Alabama Board of Nursing is to safeguard and promote the health, safety and welfare of the public through licensing and approval of qualified individuals and adopting and enforcing legal standards for nursing education and nursing practice. Louisiana State Board of Nursing 17373 Perkins Road Baton Rouge, LA 70810 The global spread of COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) is a rapidly evolving situation.. As directed by Governor Kate Brown, the Board of Nursing offices are closed to in-person public business for the duration of the COVID-19 state of emergency. NCSBN Video: New Nurses - Your License to Practice Video addresses key issues for new nurses. The board’s mission is to safeguard the health, safety and welfare of Tennesseans by requiring that all who practice nursing within this state … Oklahoma Board of Nursing 2915 N Classen, Ste. The courage that each front-line nurse demonstrates daily is heroic, requiring conquering personal anxiety and fears to provide care to the most vulnerable patients. 524 OKC, OK 73106 TEL: 405.962.1800 FAX: 405.962.1821 Announcements. Notice of Intent to Act Upon a Regulation Public Hearing Notice – January 6, 2021; The Nevada State Board of Nursing does not receive funds from the State General Fund. Nurses new to practice or preparing for their first nursing jobs will learn the ways the profession is regulated - through nursing licensure, boards of nursing and state laws called Nurse Practice Acts. Established by the Arkansas Legislature in 1913 to safeguard the life and health of its citizens, the Arkansas State Board of Nursing (ASBN) achieves its mission by developing standards for safe nursing care, approval of nursing schools and regulating licenses to practice nursing. The Board of Nursing was created in 1911 by an act of the State Legislature and signed into law by former Governor Ben W. Hooper. The Nevada State Board of Nursing is funded from license fees collected from our licensees.