Louisiana State Board of Nursing

Vacancies on Louisiana State Board of Nursing:  Call for Nominations

Deadline to Submit Application & All Requirements:  November 17, 2017

Nominees may apply online or download the application by clicking here!

Nomination are open for the following positions:

The second term of the following board member of the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN) will expire as of December 31, 2017.Jolie E. Harris, DNS, RN, NEA-BC, CAS, who serves in a position dedicated to nursing service administrator, as set forth in La. R.S. 37:914(C)(1)(b). She has served two terms in office and is not eligible for reappointment.

The second term of the following board member of the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN) will expire as of December 31, 2017. Sue Westbrook, DNS, MA, RN, who serves in a position dedicated to the area of education, as set forth in La. R.S. 37:914(C)(1)(b). She has served two terms in office and is not eligible for reappointment.

The second term of the following board member of the Louisiana State Board of Nursing will expire as of December 31, 2017. Patricia Prechter, ED.D, MSN, RN, who serves in a position dedicated to the area of education, as set forth in La. R.S. 37:914(C)(1)(b). She has served two terms in office and is not eligible for reappointment.

The first term of the following board member of the Louisiana State Board of Nursing will expire as of December 31, 2017. Tim Cotita, RN.D, MSHCE, who serves in a position dedicated to the other areas of nursing, as set forth in La. R.S. 37:914(C)(1)(b). He is eligible for reappointment.

 

 

In accordance with the requirements of La. R.S. 37:914 and La. R.S. 37:916 the Louisiana State Nurses Association submits the names of qualified applicants for each Louisiana State Board of Nursing vacancy to the Governor. The Governor then selects one person for each appointment.

Louisiana Revised Statutes 37:916 A (1-4) state the qualifications for each member of the LSBN

  1. Be a citizen of the United States and a resident of Louisiana for one-year immediately prior to appointment.
  2. Hold a current, unencumbered, unrestricted Louisiana license to practice as a Registered Nurse.
  3. Have three years of experience in the respective field of practice.
  4. Be actively engaged in the practice of nursing as a Registered Nurse at time of appointment.

All applicants will be interviewed by the Louisiana State Nurses Association Board of Directors at a time to be determined.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION AND ALL SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS IS
FRIDAY, November 17, 2017

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