List of Nursing Boards Accepting ERES CES Report

The following Boards of Nursing accepts ERES CES report for Nursing registration:

New Mexico Board of Nursing

Oregon State Board of Nursing

Ohio Board of Nursing

Texas Board of Nursing

Washington Board of Nursing

Florida Board of nursing

Illinois Board of Nursing

Northern Mariana Islands Board of Nursing

Nebraska Board of Nursing

Arizona State Board of Nursing

Alabama Board of Nursing

Board of Vocational Nursing & Psychiatric Technicians (California)

Colorado State Nursing Board

How To Get Proof of Passing NCLEX For CGFNS

New USRNs in foreign countries usually get confused when asked to get Proof of passing NCLEX CGFNS either by their agencies, employer or CGFNS. In this article I am going to simplified the process of getting your Proof of passing NCLEX CGFNS based on what others are submitting.

When completing your Visascreen application, you might be asked to submit a Proof of passing NCLEX CGFNS. You can also be asked by your immigration lawyer or agencies. The following ways are documents other nurses have used to Proof of passing NCLEX CGFNS for CGFNS registration.

  1. NCLEX Quick Result: NCLEX quick result from Pearson Vue which is available at 48 working hours after you sat for your exam can be used as Proof of passing NCLEX CGFNS. Most agencies such as Ogrady Peyton International, Avant Healthcare Services, Westways among others accept this means as it provides a reliable evidence of defeating the mosnter.
  2. Verification request from your Nursing Board: You can also request for Proof of passing NCLEX CGFNS from your Nursing Board by completing the application and making a payment. This will be sent to CGFNS.
  3. Waiting for CGFNS to retrieve your licensure: CGFNS on their own end can retrieve your registration with the Nursing Board or public online register for nurses. It however takes time before they can do that hence might delay your application.
  4. Ordering verification through Nursys: Nursys is an online database of all the registered Nurses in most part of America. You can easily order a verification from Nursys to CGFNS.

Josef Silny Evaluation Guide for Nursing Certificate Evaluation

This is a Step-by-Step application guide for Nurses covering Josef Silny requirements, fees, Online application among others.

I am writing this post because of the seemingly lack of adequate information for those who are are looking for alternatives to CGFNS.

Josef Silny is cheaper and faster than CGFNS and recently approved to issue Visascreen Certificates which has been traditionally issued by CGFNS according to typesofnursing.com observation.

Josef Silny Course-by-Course Evaluation For Nurses

Step 1: Download the application form at the end of this post.

Step 2: Complete the application form. You can either complete the forms using adobe edit, Foxit reader editor or by printing it and completing it by hand. I will advice when picking a Nursing Board where the report will be sent, you should pick Texas. This is because Texas Nursing Board has unlimited NCLEX attempt, does not require social security and no English requirement is needed. You can change it to any Nursing Board with ease after passing your NCLEX exam

Step 3: After completing the Josef Silny application form, simply send it to the email address on the respective form. You should send the following forms to:

-Biodata form and Consent to release information form: Email both completed and signed forms to info@jsilny.com

-Completed Payment form with a picture of the front and back of your credit card and your international or foreign passport to payment@jsilny.com

-Transcript form: To be sent to your Nursing School who will process it and send it directly to Josef Silny via post.

-License Verification form: To be sent to the Nursing Board in your Home country who will complete it and send it to Josef Silny via Post.

Step 4: Once Josef Silny receives your initial application and completed payment application, it will be processed and the application fees deducted from your account.

Step 5: Within 48 hours after your credit card has been charged, an online account will be created for you and a username and password will be sent to your email. You can then login into your account and monitor the progress of your application.

Step 6: After Josef Silny receives all your documents from your school and Nursing board, it will issue your report within 10-15 days, but recently this has been extending to 20-30days. A copy of your report will be electronically sent to the Nursing Board you indicated on your application form.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  1. How much is Josef Silny Course-by-Course evaluation for Nurses? Application fees cost $380.
  2. Should I request for a copy of my evaluation report? Yes, as you will need the report when your agency wants to file your I-140.
  3. How much does an extra report cost? An extra report for applicant cost $20 if your report has not been issued but once your report is issued, it cost $30.
  4. Is my application fee refundable? No, application fees are not refundable.
  5. How long will Josef Silny keep my application? Applications with Josef Silny are valid for 1year so you should complete the process within a year otherwise your application will be deleted and you will need to begin the process over again.
  6. How long will Josef Silny keep my report? Josef Silny will keep your report for 3 years.
  7. Can I expedite the process? Yes, you can expedite the process by paying extra fees. For 24hour expedite service, cost is $300, cost $200 for 2 days expedite and $100 for 5 days service.
  8. Can I speak to my evaluator? Yes, if your evaluator needs to speak with you, you will be contacted through your email. However, if you need to book an appointment with your evaluator, you can request that and it cost $60 for 30minutes.

If you have any question drop it below and don’t forget to download the application form below. I have only included the relevant pages for you.

Josef Silny Nursing Course-by-Course Evaluation Guide

This is a Step-by-Step application guide for Nurses covering Josef Silny requirements, fees, Online application among others.

I am writing this post because of the seemingly lack of adequate information for those who are are looking for alternatives to CGFNS.

Josef Silny is cheaper and faster than CGFNS and recently approved to issue Visascreen Certificates which has been traditionally issued by CGFNS according to typesofnursing.com observation.

Josef Silny Course-by-Course Evaluation For Nurses

Step 1: Download the application form at the end of this post.

Step 2: Complete the application form. You can either complete the forms using adobe edit, Foxit reader editor or by printing it and completing it by hand. I will advice when picking a Nursing Board where the report will be sent, you should pick Texas. This is because Texas Nursing Board has unlimited NCLEX attempt, does not require social security and no English requirement is needed. You can change it to any Nursing Board with ease after passing your NCLEX exam

Step 3: After completing the Josef Silny application form, simply send it to the email address on the respective form. You should send the following forms to:

-Biodata form and Consent to release information form: Email both completed and signed forms to info@jsilny.com

-Completed Payment form with a picture of the front and back of your credit card and your international or foreign passport to payment@jsilny.com

-Transcript form: To be sent to your Nursing School who will process it and send it directly to Josef Silny via post.

-License Verification form: To be sent to the Nursing Board in your Home country who will complete it and send it to Josef Silny via Post.

Step 4: Once Josef Silny receives your initial application and completed payment application, it will be processed and the application fees deducted from your account.

Step 5: Within 48 hours after your credit card has been charged, an online account will be created for you and a username and password will be sent to your email. You can then login into your account and monitor the progress of your application.

Step 6: After Josef Silny receives all your documents from your school and Nursing board, it will issue your report within 10-15 days, but recently this has been extending to 20-30days. A copy of your report will be electronically sent to the Nursing Board you indicated on your application form.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  1. How much is Josef Silny Course-by-Course evaluation for Nurses? Application fees cost $380.
  2. Should I request for a copy of my evaluation report? Yes, as you will need the report when your agency wants to file your I-140.
  3. How much does an extra report cost? An extra report for applicant cost $20 if your report has not been issued but once your report is issued, it cost $30.
  4. Is my application fee refundable? No, application fees are not refundable.
  5. How long will Josef Silny keep my application? Applications with Josef Silny are valid for 1year so you should complete the process within a year otherwise your application will be deleted and you will need to begin the process over again.
  6. How long will Josef Silny keep my report? Josef Silny will keep your report for 3 years.
  7. Can I expedite the process? Yes, you can expedite the process by paying extra fees. For 24hour expedite service, cost is $300, cost $200 for 2 days expedite and $100 for 5 days service.
  8. Can I speak to my evaluator? Yes, if your evaluator needs to speak with you, you will be contacted through your email. However, if you need to book an appointment with your evaluator, you can request that and it cost $60 for 30minutes.

If you have any question drop it below and don’t forget to download the application form below. I have only included the relevant pages for you.

New NMC IELTS/OET Clubbing Explained

The UK Nursing and Midwifery Council has finally released the new English language guideline for those who want to club. Below is the summary of everything you need to know about UK NMC IELTS/OET requirements:

The IELTS/OET requirement still stand as it is as shown below:

If you however you didn’t pass at once, you can combine if you meet the following conditions:

1. You sit for the second exam within 12 months of sitting for the first exam
2. You meet the minimum English requirements when you combined the two results
3. You get no less than 0.5 (IELTS) or half a grade (OET) below the required score for every domain.

UK NMC English Language Exemption

If you are already in the UK and working with an employer, you can apply for exemption by providing a letter from your employer. To qualify for exemption you must meet the requirements below:

1. You must sit for IELTS/OET and narrowly miss out on a score in one of the four domains by 0.5 in the IELTS (6 for writing and 6.5 in the other domains) or half a grade in the OET (C / 250 or above in writing and C+ / 300 or above in the other domains); or

2. You were trained and assessed in English in a country where English is not a majority spoken language.

3. You must have worked in the UK for at least one year

If you have any question or clarification, login and drop your question

How To Get ATT with Texas Board of Nursing

I am creating this thread to address various questions such as How do I retake my NCLEX in Texas, how do I get ATT for NCLEX in Texas for expired application or repeat NCLEX takers, How long does it take to get ATT for NCLEX, among others.

For international Nurses who have completed and submitted an application for NCLEX using the state of Texas, your application is only valid for one year thus you must pass your NCLEX and have yiur license within one year of submitting your application. However if your application expired or you failed NCLEX, you will need to reapply again. Below is the re-application process for anyone whose application expired or who failed NCLEX:

How To Re-apply with Texas Board of Nursing

1. Login into your Texas Board of Nursing Application using this link Texas Board of Nursing Login

2. Click on apply for license in the top left corner of your page

3. Among the list of license types click on NCLEX RETEST Application – International Graduates (Including Puerto Rico)

4. Click on LPN/RN then click on RN

5. Complete the application and make the payment of $75 application fee

6. If your verification with your primmary Nursing Board is more than a year it was sent you will need to send another verification from the Nursing Board in your Home country to Texas Board of Nursing. To do that download this form TBON RN Verification Form, complete the first part and send it to your Nursing Board to complete the rest and send your verification to Texas Nursing Board.

7. Proceed to register with Pearson and pay the $200 registration fee.

8. Wait for between 7 to 14 days to receive your New ATT if all outstanding documents have been received by Texas Nursing Board.

If you have any questions related to this create an account, login and ask below. I will respond to all your questions. You can contact Texas Board of Nursing on +15123057400

How To Apply for NMCN Nigeria Online License Verification for Nurses

This is going to be a comprehensive guide on how to apply for verification with Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria to CGFNS, Josef Silny, WES, Dataflow and other organizations requesting verification of your licensure in Nigeria.

Step 1: Click on https://licence.nmcn.gov.ng/Account

Step 2: Login with your username and password (the one you usually use in logging into your license renewal portal)

Step 3: Ensure that your profile information and qualifications read 100%. You also need to have an active license before the renewal button will be clickable.

Step 4: Click on the License verification button

Step 5: Review the the information and then pick the name of the country where you want to send your verification.

Step 6: If you pick CGFNS International for instance, the address field which is necessary is already completed. Phone number or email address of the receiving organizations are not compulsory. The compulsory fields have all been asterisked, non asterisked information are not important. If however you are still being asked to provide the information in the other box, please do as some people have reported they can’t proceed without completing all the information on the portal.

Step 7: Upload the forms to be sent to council, make sure you scan the forms as a single document or merged it together and upload it on the portal. The form must not be more than 1MB and if yours is more than that simply compress it using any of the free online file compressors.

Step 8: Proceed to make the payment using either the online option or through bank transfer. Total fees is ₦ 69,036.25, I personally recommend using the online payment as it is faster and non complicated.

Note: If your board is not listed please click on the my board is not listed button and then complete the form.

Also for cgfns email use info@cgfns.org

If you have any questions related to the verification process, you can contact Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria through their emails:

veri.enquiries@nmcn.gov.ng
ict@nmcn.gov.ng
support@nmcn.gov.ng
support@nmcn.gov.ng
oafilade@nmcn.gov.ng

If you have a question that is general in nature do not hesitate to drop your questions below

Josef Silny Nursing Evaluation Application Guide

The recent increase in CGFNS evaluation fees for Nurses has spur an increase in alternative evaluation bodies and Josef Silny seems to be the best alternative to CGFNS evaluation, I am going to outline the step by step guide on how to go about the verification process. Josef Silny Nursing Credential Evaluation report is accepted by Texas Board of Nursing, New Mexico Board of Nursing and lots of others. To see the full list of Nursing Boards accepting Josef Silny Evaluation report check Nursing Boards Accepting Josef Silny Credential Evaluation Report

How to Apply for Josef Silny Credential Evaluation Report for Nurses

Step 1: Download the application pack here https://www.jsilny.org/pdf/nursing.pdf The application pack is a 16 paged document that contains the necessary application forms you will need to complete. You will be needing page 3, 5,6, 13, 14, 15 and 16 if you are applying for CES to Texas or New Mexico Board of Nursing.

Step 2: Complete page 3 with your personal information with the type of professional service you wish to request for. State the board of Nursing you wish your report to be sent to then your educational history. When completing your educational history, you can complete by starting with your primary to your highest education. After completing this application, send it to the email: info@jsiny.org

Step 3: Then send Page 5 and 6 of the form to your Nursing School or University who will complete and send it directly to Josef Silny through a courier company. The school is expected to send: (1) The completed forms (2) Transcript (3) Curriculum/syllabus.

Step 4: Send page 13-14 to the Nursing Board in your country for your verification to be sent to Josef Silny. Your Nursing board can courier your verification to Josef Silny or can be sent directly to Josef Silny by email through nursing@jsilny.org To apply for verification with Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria go to https://portal.nmcn.gov.ng/verification_requests/start

Step 5: Complete the consent form on Page 15 and mail it to info@jsilny.org

Step 6: Application fees has been increased to $380. Complete Page 16 which deals with credit card info and mail it to Josef Silny together with (1). A picture of the front and back page of your credit card (2) Passport of the card holder. All the three should be mailed to payment@jsilny.org

Step 7: After your application fees has been deducted, you will received email to that effect. You will be assigned an evaluator who will create a username and password for you. You will then be able to login into your account to monitor the progress of your application. Your evaluator will always be in constant communication with you and as document is received from your Nursing Board and Schools it will be uploaded.

Step 8: After your all your document have been received, the evaluation process begins. Although Josef Silny promises you will receive your report within 10 days, on your portal you are likely to see a 90 days timeframe but you will surely get your report before the time stated on your portal.

On your report has been issued, a copy is automatically sent to the Nursing Board you indicated in your application, you can then proceed to create an account with the Nursing Board in order to complete the authorization process.

Above is the step to have your CES report with Josef Silny based on my personal experience. If I remember anything I am going to add it.If you have any question, drop it in the comment below and I will respond as soon as possible.

Advantages of Josef Silny over CGFNS

Nurses who are trained outside United States and wish to work in the country need to get their certificate evaluated by a third party agent approved by their chosen Nursing Board before they can be allowed to sit for NCLEX Exam. Evaluation of involves checking your educational qualification and registration in your home country to be sure it is compatible with the expected education standard for Nurses in the US.

Evaluation from CGFNS seemed to be the gold standard not until recently when the application fees was raised to $420. An alternative to CGFNS Evaluation service is Josef Silny which is cheaper and Faster than CGFNS. Below is the advantage of Josef Silny over CGFNS.

  1. Josef Sily is accessible: from my observation on different occasion, the customer care services pick their calls within three minutes.
  2. Josef Silny responds to email faster (within 24hours) than CGFNS
  3. You don’t need to complete a lenghty and complicated application form
  4. It is cheaper than CGFNS. CGFNS currently cost $420 while Josef Silny CES report is $340.
  5. Josef Silny CES report is usually issued within Ten (10) working days from the date your last document is received whereas
  6. Josef Silny is accepted by 22 Nursing Boards in the US. Check Nursing Boards Accepting Josef Silny Credential Evaluation Report
  7. Josef Silny also issues Visa4Nurses Certificate also called Visascreen certificate by CGFNS

Conclusively, if you are an individual applicant processing your Nursing registration process all by yourself, using Josef Silny is going to save you a lot of money and stress than using CGFNS.

Nursing Boards Accepting Josef Silny Credential Evaluation Report

Confused between which evaluation service you should use between CGFNS Vs Josef Silny? I have made a list of all the Nursing Boards in United States that accept credential evaluation report services from Josef Silny, this will help you make make decision whether to use CGFNS or Josef Silny.

List of US Nursing Boards Accepting Josef Silny Credential Evaluation report.

Note: Out of the below list, typesofnursing.com recommends either New Mexico Board of Nursing or Texas Board of Nursing as both doesn’t require English language if your Nursing education was taught in English language. Also you don’t need social security to apply for your license.

Alabama Board of Nursing

Arizona State Board of Nursing

Arkansas State Board of Nursing

Colorado State Board of Nursing

Florida Board of Nursing

Hawaii Board of Nursing

Idaho Board of Nursing

Kentucky Board of Nursing

Louisiana State Board of Nursing

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs-Health Professions Licensing

Missouri Nursing Board

Montana Board of Nursing
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Nevada State Board of Nursing

New Hampshire Board of Nursing

New Mexico Board of Nursing

North Dakota Board of Nursing

Oregon State Board of Nursing

Puerto Rico Board of Nursing

South Carolina Board Nursing

Texas Board of Nursing

Washington Board of Nursing
Wyoming State Board of Nursing