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Professional Regulation

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Independent Practice

General Information An Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) who is approved for independent practice is allowed to practice and prescribe outside the employment of an established health-care organization, health-care delivery system, physician, podiatrist, or practice group owned by a physician or podiatrist without a collaborative agreement. The independent practice must be in an area substantially […]

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License by Endorsement

When to File Endorsement Application: Current Licensure Requirement Complete this application only if you hold a current, active Nursing license of the same type in another jurisdiction (state, U.S. territory or District of Columbia) and you have never held a Delaware Nursing license of the same type. If you have ever held a Delaware license […]

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Board of Nursing

Objective and Function The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board develops standards for professional competency promulgates rules and regulations adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions The Board issues licenses […]

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License by Examination

When to File Application by Examination Complete┬áthe application only if you wish to take the NCLEX examination and your home state of residence is either Delaware or a state that is not an Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) state. Your home state of residence (also called the primary state of residence) is your declared fixed, […]

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