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Board of Nursing COVID-19 News

Below are the latest news items from the board on COVID-19 Pandemic.

 

COVID-19: Temporary waivers for various regulations

Published on Mar 20, 2020

During this public health threat, DHP is establishing temporary waivers to various regulations during the declared state of emergency.

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Relaxation of HIPAA

Published on Mar 18, 2020

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) in the US Department of Health and Human Services is relaxing its enforcement of HIPAA regulations governing telehealth during the COVID-19 National Emergency.

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Closure of U.S.- and Canada-based Pearson VUE-owned test centers beginning March 17th, 2020.

Published on Mar 17, 2020

 Closure of U.S.- and Canada-based Pearson VUE-owned test centers beginning March 17th, 2020.

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COVID-19 Information for Nurse Aide and Nursing Education Programs

Published on Mar 13, 2020

Information on the management of the COVID-19 restrictions experienced by Virginia's nursing and nurse aide education programs.

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Updates

Published on Feb 28, 2020

VDH has information on the Coronavirus Disease for both healthcare professionals and the general public which is updated regularly, as new information becomes available.  

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Virginia Board of Nursing
Jay P. Douglas, MSM, RN, CSAC, FRE, Executive Director
Jennifer Phelps, BS, LPN, QMHP-A, CSAC, President