Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations of the Board of Nursing [18 VAC 90 ‑ 20]
|Description||Establishes (1) qualifications for licensure and renwal of registered nurses, practical nurses, and clinical nurse specialists; (2)criteria for approval of nursing education programs; (3)criteria for a medication administration training program; and (4) criteria for certification of nurse aides.|
|State Authority||Chapter 30 of Title 54.1|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
1) Achieve high ratings on Customer Service Satisfaction Survey for application process and renewal of licenses.
2) Ensure that educational requirements are sufficient to promote passage of the national licensure examination.
|Name / Title:||Jay P. Douglas, R.N. / Executive Director|
9960 Mayland Drive
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
|Telephone:||(804)367-4515 FAX: (804)527-4455|