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PA State Board of Nursing
National Council of State Boards of Nursing
Independent, not-for-profit organization through which boards of nursing act and counsel together on matters of common interest and concern affecting public health, safety and welfare, including the development of nursing licensure examinations.
Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
Protects the health and safety of the citizens of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through the licensure/certification and regulation of the practice of professional and practical nursing and dietetics-nutrition by registered nurses, practical nurses, certified registered nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, dietitian-nutritionists, and graduate nurses. Issues licenses and certifications to qualified applicants, approves nursing education programs, establishes standards of practice, and disciplines licensees and unlicensed persons for violations of the Acts and the regulations.
Chapter 21. State Board of Nursing
From the Pennsylvania Code, the Commonwealth's official publication of rules and regulations.
Use of Code of Ethics and Nurse Practice Act as Resources for Boards Video
New Nurses: Your License to Practice
For in-depth information about the NCLEX-RN exam, including study guides available in the library, see the following page: