Effective July 1, 2013
new statute Act 75
A recent publication of the Vermont Nurse Connection included an article regarding guidelines for End of Life Care. The article indicated that the Vermont State Board of Nursing, the Vermont State Nurses Association, and the Vermont Organization of Nurse Leaders issued these joint guidelines. However, the Vermont State Board of Nursing voted at their September 9, 2013 meeting not to take a formal position on guidelines for End of Life Care due to its regulatory mandate.
**************** LPN RENEWAL NOTICES
will be mailed the week of
December 16, 2013.
regarding Controlled Substance Prescriptions
State Looks to Nurses for Tips on Fraud, Waste or Abuse of Healthcare Dollars
INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS: As of May 15, 2012, the Vermont State Board of Nursing will be unable to accept
applications without a valid US Social Security Number.
Vermont State Board of Nursing
The Board of Nursing is a eleven member Board created by the Legislature whose members are appointed by the Governor to administer the laws for this profession in the State of Vermont. The Board's mission is public protection. The Board does this by: ensuring that applicants are qualified for licensure; setting standards for the profession by proposing statutes and adopting administrative rules; and, with the assistance of OPR staff, investigating complaints of unprofessional conduct, taking disciplinary action against licensees when necessary to protect the public. On this page you will find links to the laws governing this profession, as well as resources for applicants, licensees, consumers and employers.