Contact Information Sheet

Contact Information Sheet
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  • Geographical Area
    United States of America
  • Jurisdiction
  • Organisation
    National Council of State Boards of Nursing
  • Address

    Postal Address
    111, East Wacker Drive
    Suite 2900
    IllINOIS 60601

    Location Address
    111, East Wacker Drive
    Suite 2900
    IllINOIS 60601

  • Phone
    +1 312 525 3600
  • Fax
    +1 312 279 1032
  • Email
  • Website
  • Contact Point
    Kathy Apple
    Chief Executive Office
  • Regulatory Body
    National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)
    In the United States the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. is a national body concerned with the regulation of nursing. The NCSBN composed of Member Board, provides leadership to advance regulatory excellence for public protection. (accessed on 22.04.2009).

    The (NCSBN) is not established and empowered under nursing legislation, it is a not-for-profit organization whose membership comprises the boards of nursing in the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and four United States territories-American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, and the Virgin Islands.

    The purpose of NCSBN is to provide an organization through which boards of nursing act and counsel together on matters of common interest and concern affecting the public health, safety and welfare, including the development of licensing examinations in nursing. (accessed on 22.04.2009)

    Boards of Nursing are state governmental agencies that are responsible for the regulation of nursing practice in each respective state. Boards of Nursing are authorized to enforce the Nurse Practice Act, develop administrative rules/regulations and other responsibilities per the Nurse Practice Act.

    Any state board of nursing that agrees to use one or more NCSBN Licensing Examinations under the terms and conditions specified by NCSBN and pays the required fees may be a member of NCSBN ("Member Board"). (accessed on 22.04.2009)

  • Health System
  • Map
    39.9434364619742, -89.384765625
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