North Carolina Nursing Continuing Education Courses

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Recertification Requirements for Holistic Nurses

Successful completion of 100 contact hours of Continuing Education in Holistic Nursing within the five years period preceding the date of expiration of the certification period. At least twenty percent (20%) of the contact hours must directly address Holistic Nursing. The remaining contact hours can be related to holistic methods of practice; studies that facilitate self-care and growth; and transformation within a holistic context. Appropriate documentation of continued education (certificates of completion) must be submitted with application for Recertification.

 

North Carolina Board of Nursing State Continuing Education Requirements:

CE Requirements for RNs: For reistatement or relicensure, a plan for continued competence and completion of one of the following is required: 1) National certification or re-certification by a national credentialing body recognized by the Board. 2) 30 contact hours of continued education. 3) Completion of a Board approved refresher course. 4) Completion of a minimum of two semester hours of post-licensure academic education related to nursing practice. --OR--15 contact hours of continued education and one of the following: 1) Completion of a nursing project as principal investigator or co-investigator to include statement of problem, project objectives, methods, date of completion and summary of findings. 2) Authoring or co-authoring a nursing related article, paper, book or book chapter. 3) Developing and conducting a nursing continuing education presentation or presentations totaling a minimum of five contact hours, including program brochure or course syllabi, objectives, date and location of presentation, and approximate number of attendees. 4) 640 hours of active practice within previous 2 years.

 

CE Requirements for LPNs: Same as RN requirement


North Carolina Nursing Continuing Education Requirements:

North Carolina Nursing Continuing Education requirements posted on this page are based upon the most up to date information available. North Carolina Nursing Continuing Education requirements are subject to change and therefore, North Carolina licensees are ultimately responsible for being up to date with the North Carolina Nursing Continuing Education requirements.

 

Revised: 2016-11-28 10:33:41