Social media use is ubiquitous, but inappropriate posts by nurses have resulted in licensure and legal repercussions. NCSBN has developed guidelines for nurses and nursing students for using social media responsibly. These resources help both new and experienced nurses understand how social media can be properly used in the profession without breaking patient privacy and confidentiality laws.
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March 31, 2017
Upcoming License Renewals With license renewal deadlines looming, nursing professionals are advised to circle crucial upcoming dates on their calendars. All of them fall during the Spring and Summer months: Registered Nurses (RNs) and Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners (ARNPs) have … Continue reading
March 30, 2017
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) has released a Special Issue of their Leader to Leader Publication regarding the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). This issue contains articles such as: What Educators Need to Know About the … Continue reading