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Issue No. 3 of The Examiner for 2015
posted on July 14, 2015

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.

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U.S. Nurses Encouraged to Contribute to National Workforce Research
posted on July 13, 2015

Approximately 260,000 nurses in the U.S. will receive a survey from National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) and The National Forum of State Nursing Workforce Centers in the month of July. All nurses who receive the survey are strongly encouraged to respond as quickly and completely as possible to enable NCSBN and The National Forum to construct an accurate description of the current nursing workforce. Learn more at the following link: https://www.ncsbn.org/7541.htm.

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Annual CE Audit Has Commenced
posted on July 07, 2015

Nurses who have been randomly selected to demonstrate completion of the proper quantity and type of accredited nursing continuing education (CE) for the year 2014 were mailed letters to their address of record as reported to the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN) on Wednesday, July 8, 2015.  A copy of the notification and instructions were also sent to the nurse’s email address on file with LSBN.

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World Hepatitis Awareness Day
posted on July 06, 2015

World Hepatitis Awareness Day is July 28, 2015.  Follow this link for more information about this important subject.

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Office Closure
posted on July 02, 2015

LSBN will close on Friday, July 3, 2015 in observance of Independence Day.  We will reopen on Monday, July 6, 2015. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Disciplinary Actions for June 10, 2015
posted on July 01, 2015

The Disciplinary Actions for the June 10, 2015 Board Hearing have been posted. You can find them by clicking here.

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Disciplinary Actions for May 20, 2015
posted on June 09, 2015

The Disciplinary Actions for the May 20, 2015 Board Hearing have been posted. You can find them by clicking here.

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CBC Walk-Ins Availablility
posted on June 03, 2015

Criminal Background Check walk-ins will be unavailable Friday, June 5, 2015 due to scheduled  system maintenance.  Walk-ins will become available again Monday, June 8, 2015. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Sickle Cell Awareness Day
posted on June 02, 2015

Sickle Cell Awareness Day is June 19, 2015.  Follow this link for more information about this important subject.

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Summer Skin Care
posted on June 02, 2015

Temperatures are rising and so are the rates of skin cancer.  Follow this link for more information about this important subject.

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17373 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

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