The Louisiana Center for Nursing (LCN) collects, analyzes and reports registered nurse workforce data utilizing established nursing supply, demand, and predictor models to forecast registered nurse resource needs to the Louisiana Health Works Commission.

LCN evaluates registered nurse education capacity, and develops strategies for increasing education access, retention, and mobility, including opportunity for minority and underrepresented groups. In addition, LCN addresses key workforce issues and contributes to nursing workforce policy development. creates and supports new and existing nursing workforce initiatives and works with key stakeholders to address critical nursing workforce issues. 

LCN supports the mission of LSBN to safeguard the life and health of the citizens of Louisiana through activities that are directed to ensuring that there is a safe and competent RN and APRN workforce to meet the current and future healthcare needs of the Louisiana citizens.

 

Staff

  • Karen Lyon, PhD, MBA, APRN-CNS, NEABC, Executive Director/CEO/Appointing Authority  
  • Sarah Luneau, Project Manager & Public Information Director

Nursing Supply and Nursing Education Capacity

 

2022 Nurse Supply Report

2021 Nurse Supply Report

2020 Nurse Supply Report

2019 Nurse Supply Report

2018 Nurse Supply Report

2022 Snapshot of Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2021 Snapshot of Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2020 Snapshot of Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2019 Snapshot of Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2018 Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana Snapshot

2017 Nursing Education Capacity and 2016 Nursing Supply in Louisiana Snapshot

RNs and APRNs in Louisiana 2015 Snapshot

RNs and APRNs in Louisiana 2014 Snapshot

RNs and APRNs in Louisiana 2013 Snapshot

RNs in Louisiana 2012 Snapshot

RNs in Louisiana 2011 Snapshot

RNs in Louisiana 2010 Snapshot

2023 Report on Nursing Education Capacity in Louisiana

2022 Report on Nursing Education Capacity in Louisiana

2021 Report on Nursing Education Capacity in Louisiana

2020 Report on Nursing Education Capacity in Louisiana

2019 Report on Nursing Education Capacity in Louisiana

2018 Report on Nursing Education Capacity in Louisiana

2017 Report on Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2016 Report on Nursing Education Capacity in Louisiana

2015 Report on Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana 

2014 Report on Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2013 Report on Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2012 Report on Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2011 Report on Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2010 Report on Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana

2009 Report on Nursing Education Capacity and Nursing Supply in Louisiana