December 08, 2009 06:00 ET

NCLEX Joins Facebook and Twitter

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - December 8, 2009) - The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) NCLEX® Examinations have joined the social networking sites Facebook and Twitter to enable individuals who are interested in learning more about these exams to receive the most up-to-date information quickly and easily.

NCSBN develops and administers the NCLEX-RN® Examination for registered nurses and the NCLEX-PN® Examination for licensed practical/vocational nurses. NCLEX Facebook updates and Twitter tweets will focus on sharing critical information about these examinations with the public and serving as an informational hub for all things NCLEX.

Facebook users can become fans of NCLEX by joining the official NCSBN NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN Examinations Facebook page at; Twitter users can follow NCLEXInfo tweets at

By the end of the year, NCSBN's NNAAP and MACE Examinations Department will launch its own Facebook page, providing information about the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP™) and the Medication Aide Certification Examination (MACE™).

The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) is a not-for-profit organization whose members include the boards of nursing in the 50 states, the District of Columbia and four U.S. territories -- American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands and the Virgin Islands. There are also four associate members.

Mission: The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), composed of Member Boards, provides leadership to advance regulatory excellence for public protection.

National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc.
111 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 2900
Chicago, IL 60601-4277

Contact Information

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