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AZBN News & Events

Thursday, April 11, 2013 SAVE THE DATE - 2014 Tenth Annual CNA Educators' Retreat
Sunday, March 24, 2013 NCSBN 2013 Long-term Care Conference
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 Scope of Practice Committee - Call for Members
Wednesday, November 07, 2012 2013 CNA Educators' Retreat Booklet (PDF)
Thursday, August 30, 2012 2013 Tenth Annual CNA Educators Retreat Registration Form (PDF)
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 2013 Tenth Annual CNA Educators Retreat Flyer (PDF)
Friday, January 20, 2012 License Renewal Notice to Nurses & Employers (PDF)
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Board Meeting Schedule

Dates and times that the Arizona State Board of Nursing will be meeting: 

The public notice and agenda for each meeting is posted on the Board Meetings page under the About Us tab. Agendas, previous meeting minutes and draft minutes are posted to the same location.


Imposter Alert

The following individuals have either applied for a position, been employed or represented themselves to others as a Nurse or CNA without evidence of a valid license or certificate to practice in Arizona:

Name Date
SHELLEY KNUFFKE 12/16/2013
SADAF ATEEQULLAH 11/12/2013
LUCIA MONROY 10/3/2013
JOE MUNOZ 3/14/2013
KARI SOTO 12/28/2012
CATHLEEN CASTRO WIRTH 12/21/2012
SARAH CHILDERS 9/14/2012
TINA DONLIN 9/14/2012
JULIE SPARAVIC 6/29/2012
JULIE OPPENHEIM 8/17/2011
DEANNA SHUGART 4/12/2011
KRISTIN BEST 4/12/2011
OLIVIA BUSTAMANTE 2/24/2011
SHAWN BOND 8/6/2010
MELODY DIXON - LAFFERTY 7/22/2010
KATHLEEN BRAND - OLSEN 6/9/2010
JULIA SPARAVEC 4/2/2010
MELISSA PEREZ 11/17/2009
AURELUS MARCELLUS 10/15/2009
TARYN PACCIONI 7/15/2009

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

Statement of locations where all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing will be posted

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board of Nursing will post all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing Meetings and any of its committees and subcommittees on the Board's website at www.azbn.gov. Notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.

Daily Arizona Nursing Statistics

Description Active
Registered Nurses 76,962
Licensed Practical Nurses 10,831
Certified Nursing Assistants 27,722
Nurse Midwives 218
Clinical Nurse Specialists 202
Nurse Anesthetists 729
Nurse Practitioners 4,618

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