West Virginia Nurses Association

Call for Applicants to Serve on the WV Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses

Posted 3 months ago by Julie Huron

Call for Applicants to Serve on the WV Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses 

West Virginia Code §30-7-3 outlines the method by which appointments to the WV Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses are made. The West Virginia Nurses Association is responsible for providing a list of names to the governor from which he or she makes selections for appointments. The WVNA is currently soliciting applicants from qualified registered nurses who are interested in Board service. The qualifications defined by statute to serve on the Board are that each member must be a U.S. citizen and WV state resident; be a graduate of an accredited educational program, college, or university with a nursing major; be licensed as an RN in WV or eligible for licensure as such; have at least five years of teaching experience in a registered professional nursing program or in a combination of such teaching and nursing administration or nursing education administration; and have been engaged in registered professional nursing for at least three of the past five years preceding appointment or reappointment. If you are interested and meet the above qualifications, please email a letter of interest and a résumé or CV by May 1, 2019, to the WVNA Central Office at centraloffice@wvnurses.org. Interviews will be scheduled with qualified applicants.