New York State Board of Nursing

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State Board of Nursing Contact Information: 

New York State Board of Nursing

Division of Professional Licensing Services
NY State Education Department Nurse Unit
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12234

Telephone: (518) 474-3817
Fax: (518) 474-3398
 

Continuing Education Requirements: 

RN's - RN's are required to complete 3 contact hours infection control every 4 years; 2 contact hours child abuse (one time requirement for initial license); Programs must be from an approved provider. 

LPN's - LPN's are required to complete 3 contact hours infection control every 4 years; Program must be from an approved provider. 
 

IV Certification Information: 

Hourly Requirements for LPN IV Course State BON Must Approve Course? Special Course Requirements Suggested Course
or Package
Special Provisions
Not specified. Not specified. Not specified. N/A - Course must include recommended course content and review NY regulations. LPN's cannot infuse through central lines in New York.

Practice Alerts and Guidelines; RN & LPN Practice Issues
IV & LPNs Acute Care
IV & LPNs Long Term Care
IV Therapy Essentials Content
Public Health Law Title

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