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July 17, 2009

Marla Augustine, Communications and Legislative Services, (402) 471-4047 or


Nurse Sought for Health Board

Lincoln—The State Board of Health is seeking a licensed practical nurse to serve on the Board of Nursing. The board is responsible for granting license privileges to nurses.

To be a board member, the individual must be actively engaged in practice.

To receive an application visit the web site or contact the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Licensure Unit, P.O. Box 95026, Lincoln, NE 68509-5026; by email at ; or by phone at (402) 471-6515. Completed applications must be received by August 1.

Public representatives or professionals are needed to serve in 48 positions on other boards as well, including 4 other nurse positions. Information on all of the vacancies is listed on the DHHS website at