Click here to go to the Texas Nurse Portal for all applications and renewals. The Texas Board of Nursing will be launching the new completely online Texas Nurse Portal on June 15, 2020. In order to accomplish this task, the Texas BON will cease accepting paper licensure applications on May 29, 2020.What is the Texas Board of Nursing (BON)?
This aligns with the mission of the Texas Board of Nursing (BON or Board) to protect and promote the welfare of the people of Texas by ensuring that each person holding a license as a nurse in the State of Texas is competent to practice safely. For each licensure renewal, Board Rule 216.3 requires every nurse to:What does an LVN do in Texas?
The LVN is responsible for providing safe, compassionate, and focused nursing care to assigned patients with predictable health care needs. Texas Board of Nursing (2010), Differentiated Essential Competencies (DECs) of graduates of Texas Nursing Programs.How do I Check my LVN license in Texas?
Verifying licensure status of an LVN, RN, or APRN is easily accomplished by going to the BON website (www.bon.texas.gov), then Verify License on the right, individuals may contact the Board by phone or in writing to verify licensure. Nurses are responsible for protecting their certificate/license number from loss and potential fraudulent or ...