Join our Nursing Review Community! Subscribe below. Its Free!

Join NurseReview.Org Community!

Get Connected With Other Nurses All Over The World! Its Free!! Enter your email to receive the Nursing Board Exam NLE Quick Result!


         Nursing Board Exam Result Subscribers PRC December NLE Quick Results Subscription

NurseReview.Org helps nurses all over the world keep in touch with each other. We provide an interactive environment where nurses can share their experience, ask questions regarding issues, provide assistance, etc.

If you want to be informed through email regarding NLE RESULTS, Nursing News, Retrogression Updates, New Nursing Board Exam Question & Answer, Latest Updates Regarding Nclex, please subscribe to us by filling in your email address above.

NOTE: You email address will be kept private and will not be distributed to spammers.
com/albums/dd234/jben501/philippinenurses/need_help_nursing.jpg" border="0" width="400" height="400" />

Thursday, July 16, 2009

Renewing New Mexico's Nurse License Requires Continuing Education Requirements

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. One advantage of subscribing to RSS feeds is that you don't have to constantly re-visit this site to check for updates within specific sections you might be interested in because your browser or Feed reader will do this for you automatically on a regular basis plus you can even get email notification. Thank you so much. Enjoy!

# RNs and LPNs are required to complete 30 hours of approved CE within the 24 months immediately preceding expiration of license. Certification and/or recertification granted by a national professional organization, which uses criteria designed to recognize competence in a specialized area of nursing practice may be used as, approved CE. Certified nurse practitioners and Clinical Nurse Specialist must complete a total of 50 hours of approved CE each renewal. Thirty (30) contact hours shall meet the requirements for licensure as an RN and an additional twenty (20) contact hours , fifteen (15) of which must be pharmacology and five (5) in the area of practice. Certified registered anesthetists must submit a copy of the recertification card issued by AANA Council on Recetification for renewal of the CRNA license.

# The New Mexico Board of Nursing accepts continuing education, which has been approved by a recognized approval agency such as a national or state nursing organization; another state board of nursing, or a New Mexico approved local monitoring system.

# Other continuing education which may be accepted continuing education for nurses if related to the licensees nursing practice includes continuing education approved through continuing education divisions within educational institutions of higher learning, academic credit and continuing education approved through generally recognized health care or professional organizations. Some examples include continuing education from UNM Division of Continuing Education and others, academic credits from a university or college such as TVI-Albuquerque, New Mexico State University, generally recognized health care or professional organizations include the American Psychology Association, and even business associations. .The Board does accept CMEs (continuing medical education).

# The Board does not approve continuing education. The New Mexico Board of Nursing is a regulatory agency and, as such, does not review or approve continuing education programs for nurses. An approval body for continuing education in New Mexico is:

New Mexico Nurses Association P.O. Box 29658
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87592-9658
505-471-3324 phone
505-471-3326 fax

# The Board does not keep a list of continuing education that is accepted. Continuing education must enhance the licensee's scope of professional development as related to his/her activities in nursing.

# Continuing education records are subject to audit by the board. You are responsible for maintaining CE records and for keeping the certificates of verification of attendance at CE activities for at least one (1) year after the license is renewed. Photocopies of certificates must be submitted to the Board office only if audited and /or requested. A justification of how the offering enhanced your nursing practice is required for CEs not approved by a nursing board or organization.


Article copyright - #1 source of information to update nurses all over the world. All rights reserved. No part of an article may be reproduced without the prior permission.


Philippine Nurses in Action

Search for Nursing Jobs Abroad!

Quick Nursing Facts:

NLE Results December 2011 Results

December 2011 Nursing Board Exam Successful Examinees for the December NLE 2011

Nursing Board Exam July 2010 NLE PRC

July 2011 Nursing Board Exam Successful Examinee PRC

List of Successful Examinees for Nursing Licensure Examination July 2011 Conducted by the PRC

We are one of the few websites to post results right after the Philippine Regulatory Board have release the list of successful examinees

Results for July 2011 NLE Board Exam

July 2011 NLE Nursing Licensure Examination Results List Of Passers

Recommended Books

Filipino Nurse Tag Rolls

NursingReview.Org Disclaimer

© 2008-2009 NurseReview.Org This site contains links to other Web sites. The owner of this blog has no control over the content or privacy practices of those sites. The information provided here is for general information purpose only. Comments are moderated. If in any case the owner approves a comment, it should not be taken as an endorsement of that comment. The owner doesn't claim full ownership of all photos or articles posted on this site. If the respective copyright owners wish for their photos or articles to be taken down, feel free to e-mail me and it will be taken down immediately.