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Nursing Education actions - January 2017 Board Meeting.

Reviewed Reports on:

Status Report on New Nursing Education Programs and Currently Active and Potential Proposals; Status Report on Programs with Sanctions; Report on Communication Activities with Nursing Education Programs; and Report of 2016 NCLEX-RN[R] Examination Pass Rates for Professional Nursing Education Programs.

Approved Reports of Survey Visits:

South Texas College Vocational Nursing (VN) Education Program in McAllen, South Texas College Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Education Program in McAllen, and Patty Hanks Shelton Baccalaureate Degree Nursing (BSN) Education Program in Abilene.

Approved Change in Approval Status to Full Approval

Abilene Christian University BSN Education Program in Abilene, LeTourneau University BSN Education Program in Longview, Texarkana College ADN Education Program in Texarkana, Texas Lutheran University BSN Education Program in Seguin, University of St. Thomas BSN Education Program in Houston, University of Texas Health Science Center BSN Education Program in San Antonio, and Bell Tech Career Institute VN Education Program in Houston.

Approved Change in Approval Status from Full/Initial Approval to Full/Initial Approval with Warning

Brazosport College ADN Education Program in Lake Jackson, Concorde Career College ADN Education Program in Dallas, Dallas Nursing Institute ADN Education Program in Dallas, El Centro College ADN Education Program in Dallas, University of Mary Hardin Baylor BSN Education Program in Belton, and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley BSN Education Program in Edinburg.

Approved Change in Approval Status from Full Approval with Warning to Conditional Approval:

Patty Hanks Shelton BSN Education Program in Abilene, Chamberlain College of Nursing BSN Education Program in Houston, and Northeast Texas Community College ADN Education Program in Mt. Pleasant.

Withdrew Approval

Texas Southmost College ADN Education Program in Brownsville.

Affirmed Approval of Teach-Out Agreement:

National American University and Career Point College VN and ADN Education Programs in Austin and San Antonio.

Accepted Follow-up Report of Closure of Program:

Career Point College VN and ADN Education Programs in Austin and San Antonio.

Approved Proposal to Establish a New Nursing Education Program:

Southwest University El Paso ADN Education Program in El Paso.

Denied Proposal to Establish a New Nursing Education Program:

CTK Healthcare & Career Institute VN Education Program in Irving.

Texas Board of Nursing Meeting Schedule

 2017 Board    2017 Eligibility and Disciplinary
Meeting Dates       Committee Meeting Dates

 April 20-21       May 9    September 12
 July 20-21      June 13     November 14
October 26-27   August 8     December 12

All Board and Eligibility & Disciplinary Committee Meetings will be
held in Austin at the William P. Hobby Building located at 333
Guadalupe, Austin, Texas, 78701.
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Publication:Texas Board of Nursing Bulletin
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Geographic Code:1U7TX
Date:Apr 1, 2017
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