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October 26, 2010

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

Members Sought for Professional Boards

Lincoln—The State Board of Health is recruiting members to serve on professional boards. These health care boards are responsible for granting license privileges to health care providers, reviewing regulations, and making recommendations regarding discipline.

Professionals who are a Nebraska resident, are actively engaged in practice, and have a license in good standing will be appointed to fill a vacancy. The following boards have vacancies:

  • Board of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses—certified nurse midwife member
  • Board of Massage Therapy—massage therapist member
  • Board of Nursing—staff nurse member

Persons interested in serving on a board can obtain an application and documents related to the appointment process at To receive an application by mail 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 November 9, 2010. Positions will be appointed on November 15, 2010.

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