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Disciplinary Actions
posted on October 15, 2021

The Disciplinary Actions for July 14, 2021 Board Hearing has been posted. You can find them by clicking here.

The Disciplinary Actions for August 11, 2021 Board Hearing has been posted. You can find them by clicking here.

Posted in: Disciplinary Actions
LDH - Monoclonal Antibodies for Treatment of COVID-19
posted on October 04, 2021

Please find the links below for the Protocol for Administration of Monoclonal Antibodies for Treatment of Covid-19 at Community Treatment Sites Operating Under Ccontract with the Louisiana Department of Health.

Emergency Order - Protocol For Administration Of Monoclonal Antibodies
Protocol- Monoclonal Antibodies for Treatment of COVID-19 - Bamlanivimab and Etesevimab
Protocol- Monoclonal Antibodies for Treatment of COVID-19 - REGEN-COVTM (casirivimab and imdevimab)
Protocol- Monoclonal Antibodies for Treatment of COVID-19 - Sotrovimab

 

Posted in: Alerts
Office Closure - Tropical Storm Nicholas
posted on September 14, 2021

LSBN will be closed on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 due to Tropical Storm Nicholas.  We will reopen on Thursday, September 16, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience.  

Please refer to this news article for further closures related to Tropical Storm Nicholas.  

Posted in: Office Closure
September 8, 2021 Board Hearing is Cancelled.
posted on September 03, 2021

The board hearing panel scheduled for Wednesday, September 8 is cancelled. We are in the process of notifying respondents and witnesses.

Posted in: Alerts
Update - Office Closure - Hurricane Ida
posted on August 27, 2021

LSBN will be closed on Monday, August 30, 2021 due to Hurricane Ida.  We will reopen on Tuesday, August 31, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience.

LSBN will be closed on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 due to Hurricane Ida.  We will reopen on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience.

LSBN will be closed on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 due to Hurricane Ida.  We will reopen on Thursday, September 2, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience.

LSBN will be closed the rest of the week due to Hurricane Ida and Monday, September 6, 2021 for the Labor Day holiday.  We will reopen on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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The Well-being Initiative
posted on August 26, 2021
Welcome, Nurses
 
Free Tools and Apps to Support the Mental Health and Resilience of All Nurses.  Explore the Gratitude Practice for Nurses tools and resources designed to help you cultivate a personal gratitude practice or bring it to your team.  Confidential calls that connect you with compassionate listeners. Talk openly about self-care and wellness, recovery and resilience - 24/7, from the comfort of home.
 
To find out more information please visit the website below:
 
Posted in: General News
LSBN COVID-19 Suspension of Licensure Requirements
posted on August 26, 2021

Please read the attached Emergency Proclamation from Governor Edwards suspending certain statutes and rules for licensure and practice of RNs and APRNs in the state.

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Posted in: Alerts
LSBN COVID-19 Coronavirus Information
posted on August 26, 2021

Please see the resources below for information concerning the Covid-19 Coronavirus:

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LSBN COVID-19 Emergency Actions
posted on August 26, 2021

LSBN COVID-19 Emergency Actions:

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LSBPNE Board Member Position
posted on July 21, 2021
The Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners (LSBPNE) has an opening for a Louisiana Registered Nurse to serve on the Board. LSNA will receive nominations, vet the applications, and submit names for consideration to the office of Governor John Bel Edwards. Nominees do not need to be members of LSNA. Pursuant to Louisiana Revised Statute 37:962, LSNA will submit the names of three registered nurses to be considered for the Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners. The Governor will appoint one member from the names LSNA submits.
 
 
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