Certified Nurses are Everywhere


Although all nurses meet competencies for their RN license…


Certified Nurses
and Certified Advanced Practice Nurses…

  • have gone beyond licensure to validate their specialty knowledge through a rigorous national examination
  • are clinical experts - dedicated to providing quality, evidenced-based clinical care
  • are committed to life-long learning, patient advocacy and professional practice
  • reassess their specialty knowledge throughout their career as part of their commitment to continuing competency
  • maintain their specialty knowledge through specialized continuing education
  • meet and exceed nationally recognized standards of proficiency and professionalism

Certified Nurses and Certified Advanced Practice Nurses - they're everywhere, in just about every area of specialized care.



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National Certification Corporation
American Board for Certification of Gastroenterology Nurses
American Board of Neuroscience Nursing
American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification
American Nurses Credentialing Center
Competency & Credentialing Institute
Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center
Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board
National Board on Certification And Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists
National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators
Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board
Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

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