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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
 
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Posted in: General News
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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Issue No. 3 of the Examiner for 2021
posted on July 14, 2021

The new issue of The Examiner has been posted online. Please click the following link to be brought to the latest issue of The Examiner. If you would like to see previous publications of The Examiner you may do so here.

Posted in: Examiners
Disciplinary Actions
posted on July 12, 2021

The Disciplinary Actions for April 14-15, 2021 Board Hearing has been posted. You can find them by clicking here.

The Disciplinary Actions for May 12, 2021 Board Hearing has been posted. You can find them by clicking here.

The Disciplinary Actions for June 16, 2021 Board Hearing has been posted. You can find them by clicking here.

Posted in: Disciplinary Actions
The Recovering Nurse Program
posted on July 06, 2021

The Louisiana State Board of Nursing, Recovering Nurse Program is here and has helped hundreds of  nurses recover from addiction while also keeping their jobs.

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Posted in: Recovering Nurse Program
Office Closure
posted on July 02, 2021

LSBN will be closed on Monday, July 5, 2021 In observance of Independence Day.  We will reopen on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Office Closure
posted on June 17, 2021

LSBN will be closed at noon on Friday, June 18, 2021 by order of Governor Edwards in recognition of Juneteenth. The Governor signed HB 554 (Act 128) enacting the Juneteenth celebration into law and making it a permanent state holiday in honor of the day African Americans celebrate Emancipation Day.  We will reopen on Monday, June 21, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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LSBN Office Is Fully Open to The Public
posted on June 02, 2021

The LSBN office is now fully open to the public.  Masks are only required if a person has not been fully vaccinated.  

Posted in: General News
Office Closure
posted on May 27, 2021

LSBN will be closed on Monday, May 31, 2021 in observance of National Memorial Day.  We will reopen on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Fax:(225)755-7584
E-mail:lsbn@lsbn.state.la.us
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