OSBN Nursing Education Advisory Group
Group Information
The Nursing Education Advisory Group (NEAG) reviews issues related to nursing education and summarizes findings that may be presented to the Board of Nursing, including:
  • National examination pass rate trends.
  • Adequacy of nursing faculty.
  • Adequacy of clinical placements.
  • Reviews of Oregon Administrative Rule 851-021 (Nurse Practice Act Division 21--Standards for the Approval of Educational Programs in Nursing Preparing Candidates for Licensure as Practical or Registered Nurses).
  • Review surveys sent to schools of nursing.
Meeting Notices and Minutes


Committee Members

  • Sheryl Caddy, Linn-Benton Community College
  • Bonnie Cox, OHSU Hospital and Clinics
  • Patricia Cox, University of Portland
  • Michele Decker, Central Oregon Community College
  • Michelle Dedeo, Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing
  • Debra Henry, Legacy Health and StudentMAX Connections
  • Lori James, Klamath Community College
  • Mallie Kozy, University of Portland
  • Troy Larkin, Providence-Oregon Region
  • Joanne Noone, OHSU School of Nursing
  • Jeanine Scott, Salem Health
  • Gerry Sullivan, Chemeketa Community College
  • Dawn Vollers, St. Charles Health System
  • Joy Ingwerson, OSBN Education and Assessment Policy Analyst

Additional Ad Hoc Members

  • Debra Buck, OSBN Training and Assessment Policy Analyst