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    The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the launch of the public service campaign, “Certified Nurses Make a Difference”

    The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the launch of the public service campaign, “Certified Nurses Make a Difference”September 20, 2022NCC in collaboration with other nationally accredited certification organizations is pleased to announce the launch of the public service campaign, “Certified Nurses Make a Difference.” This PSA highlights the continuum of care provided by certified nurses within various health care specialties and helps patients and families understand that certified nurses will provide information, support, and guidance for those they care for as they navigate the health care system through every stage of their life.

    BCEN Announces 2022 Distinguished Emergency, Trauma and Critical Care Transport Nurse Award Winners

    BCEN Announces 2022 Distinguished Emergency, Trauma and  Critical Care Transport Nurse Award WinnersApril 25, 2022The Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) announced the 2022 winners of its annual, national Distinguished Awards, which recognize one top board certified RN in five nursing specialties: emergency, pediatric emergency, trauma, flight and critical care ground transport. Winners are recognized for exemplifying and advancing the clinical excellence, professionalism and exceptional care that come with being board certified in their specialty.

    New Nursing Survey from ABNS Finds RNs Have Wide Range of Specialty Certification Options

    New Nursing Survey from ABNS Finds RNs Have Wide Range of Specialty Certification OptionsMarch 02, 2021In advance of Certified Nurses Day (March 19), the American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) today announced the results of its first major survey of U.S.-based nursing specialty certification boards. The purpose of the 2020 ABNS Nursing Specialty Certification Board Survey was to describe the scope of nursing specialty credentials available to registered nurses (RNs) and advanced practice RNs (APRNs).

    BCEN Launches the BCEN Learn Emergency Nursing Continuing Education Platform

    BCEN Launches the BCEN Learn Emergency Nursing Continuing Education PlatformOctober 20, 2020The Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) has officially launched BCEN Learn, an all-in-one continuing education platform for nurses and nurse leaders practicing in adult and pediatric emergency, trauma and critical care transport settings. The learning portal's inaugural offerings include high-interactivity CE courses and full-length practice exams, with webinars and the BCEN & Friends podcast debuting in November.

    ABNS Announces 2020 Nursing Certification Advocacy Award Winner

    April 30, 2020The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS), which represents 31 nursing certification boards and over 920,000 board certified LPNs, RNs and advanced practice nurses, today announced that its 2020 Nursing Certification Advocacy Award winner is The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey. This annual ABNS award recognizes employers who go above and beyond in their support of specialty nursing certification for their nursing teams.

    ABNS Announces 2020 Janel Parker President’s Award Winner

    April 29, 2020The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS), which represents 31 nursing certification boards and over 920,000 board certified nurses, announced the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA) as the 2020 Janel Parker President’s Award winner. This annual ABNS award recognizes an individual or organization within the ABNS membership that has made significant contributions to specialty nursing certification and to the association.