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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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Louisiana State Board of Nursing Website Announcement Continuing Education (CE) Audit - 2017
posted on May 19, 2017

CE Audit Has Commenced   

On Friday, May 19, 2017, nurses randomly selected to demonstrate completion of the proper quantity and type of accredited nursing continuing education (CE) during the 2016 year, were mailed letters to their address of record as reported to the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN).  A copy of the audit notification and instructions were also sent to the nurse’s email address on file with LSBN.

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CBC Walk-ins
posted on January 03, 2017

The Department of Public Safety will be upgrading the system that processes criminal background checks (CBC).  Therefore, LSBN will not be processing CBCs on-site from December 6, 2016 to January 6, 2017.  Please contact your local Police Department or Sheriff Office for assistance.  We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to serving you in the very near future.

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LSBN Public Web Server Maintenance
posted on December 06, 2016
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LSBN Telephone Lines are Unavailable
posted on October 16, 2015

The Louisiana State Board of Nursing's telephone lines are currently unavailable.  We are working to restore our telephone lines as quickly as possible. We apologize for any inconvenence.  If you need to contact the board please email us at lsbn@lsbn.state.la.us.

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Online Renewal Scheduled Maintenance
posted on October 10, 2015

LSBN’s Nurse Portal will be taken down for scheduled maintenance on Monday, October 12, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Hurricane Season
posted on May 18, 2015

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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Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Phone:(225)755-7500
Fax:(225)755-7584
E-mail:lsbn@lsbn.state.la.us
Office Hours:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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