Update on new LPN law
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Nurse License Types Issued by Nebraska:
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)Licensure follows nine months to one year of education and successful completion of the National Council Licensure Examination Practical Nurse (NCLEX-PN). The LPN provides direct patient care services.
Registered Nurse (RN)Registered Nurses have completed two to four years of education at a college or university, and passed the NCLEX-RN in order to qualify for licensure. The RN plans and directs the plan of nursing care for patients.
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) An APRN is a registered nurse (RN) with a master's or doctoral degree and national board certification to qualify for licensure. Advanced Practice Registered Nurses apply advanced nursing principals in the provision of patient care services to specific patient populations.
Licensure UnitAttn: NursingPO Box 94986 Lincoln NE 68509-5026
Nebraska State Office Building301 Centennial Mall South, 1st floor14th & M StreetsLincoln NE 68508Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed federal holidays.