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LSBN Nurse Portal
posted on December 14, 2018

The LSBN Nurse portal is currentlly down.  We expect to have it back up soon.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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PLANNED INTERRUPTION OF SERVICES
posted on July 05, 2018

For the past several years, LSBN has been developing a new regulatory management system called ORBS.  ORBS will help digitize most of LSBN’s licensing, discipline, and education program management functions; strengthen our disaster recovery capabilities; provide a more enhanced channel of communication with our current licensees and our future applicants.

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Hurricane Season
posted on June 22, 2018

Hurricane season runs from June 1st until November 30th. Those Registered Nurses, outside the State of Louisiana, who wish to volunteer in Louisiana during a Governor declared disaster, may  request a Disaster Permit from the Louisiana State Board of Nursing at Disaster Permit Affadavit

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The Continuing Education Audit has commenced.
posted on May 17, 2018

Letters advising nurses selected for audit of their 2017 nursing continuing education (CE) were mailed out on May 18, 2018.   Audit response must be received at the Board office on or before
June 18, 2018. 

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Clinical Measles Alert
posted on May 11, 2018

This is a message from the Louisiana Department of Health Emergency Operations Center (LDH EOC) to share a Health Alert Network (HAN) message regarding Clinical Measles from the Louisiana Office of Public Health for the state.

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Nurse Portal Maintenance
posted on January 19, 2018

The Nurse Portal will be down for maintenance beginning on January 23, 2018 from 6 PM to 10 PM CST.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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LSBN Grand Re-Opening
posted on December 06, 2017

LSBN will be celebrating its Grand Re-Opening on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 8:30 am immediately preceding the Board Meeting which will begin at 10 am. Representative Dustin Miller will be our guest of honor to cut the ribbon and offer remarks before the reception and tours of our new building.

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Hurricane Season
posted on August 28, 2017

Hurricane Season runs from May 15th until November 30th. Those Registered Nurses, outside the State of Louisiana, who wish to volunteer in Louisiana during a disaster, may request a Disaster Permit from the Louisiana State Board of Nursing at Disaster Permit Affadavit

If you would like to register to respond during an emergency, please sign up with the Louisiana Volunteers in Action (LAVA) at the LA DHH Website: https://www.lava.dhh.louisiana.gov

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LSBN Announces Two New Job Vacancies
posted on July 24, 2017

LSBN is pleased to announce two new job vacancies as follows:

Chief Nursing Officer:  This highly responsible executive leadership position provides leadership, direction and administration of the four departments involved in nursing practice, licensure and education for the RN/APRN nursing profession in the state of Louisiana. The position requires management/supervision experience, a master’s degree in nursing as well as an extensive knowledge of nursing practice, education and regulation. For a complete job description, click here.  If you are interested in applying, please click here: CNO Apply Here

Chief Regulatory Officer:  This highly responsible executive leadership position provides leadership, direction and administration of the three departments involved in investigations, hearings, the Recovering Nurse Program and monitoring for the RN/APRN nursing profession in the state of Louisiana. The position requires management/supervision experience, a master’s degree in nursing, public administration, criminal justice or related field as well as an extensive knowledge of Louisiana law, rules and regulations related to professional nursing practice.  For a complete job description, click here.  If you are interested in applying, please click here: CRO Apply Here

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August 10, 2017 Board Meeting Start Time Updated
posted on July 07, 2017

The Board meeting on August 10, 2017 will start at 10:00 AM instead of the usual 9:00 AM start time.

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17373 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Phone:(225)755-7500
Fax:(225)755-7584
E-mail:lsbn@lsbn.state.la.us
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