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9/19/2017

CEN Certification Linked to Greater Expertise and Better Technical Performance Plus Higher Pay, Job Level, Employability and Career Satisfaction

Emergency nursing expertise, skill set, and career success are significantly and positively linked to the Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN®) certification according to a large-scale study announced today by the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN). The value of certification study, conducted by the Human Resources Research Organization (HumRRO) in late 2016 and early 2017, included responses from over 8,800 certified and non-certified ER nurses and over 1,000 supervisors of ER nurses.

“This major study, which is the first of its kind for the emergency nursing profession, clearly demonstrates both the significance and the value of the CEN. We are grateful to the thousands of nurses across the country who participated in the study and allowed us to hear their voice,” said Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing Interim Director Janie Schumaker, RN, CEN. “The study shows that CEN-certified nurses perform better than their non-certified peers, elevate the practice of nursing, and feel more empowered with their work.”


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BCEN Spotlight

1/26/2018
In early 2012, Oscar Njihi sat at a desk doing his job: handling the financial aspects of foreclosures at a law firm. The job wasn’t glamorous, but for the Kenyan native it seemed like the next right step towards a successful start in business. Little did Njihi know that only a few short months later, not only would his career path change, but so would his definition of successIn early 2012, Oscar Njihi sat at a desk doing his job: handling the financial aspects of foreclosures at a law firm. The job wasn’t glamorous, but for the Kenyan native it seemed like the next right step towards a successful start in business. Little did Njihi know that only a few short months later, not only would his career path change, but so would his definition of success.
1/2/2018
The Digital Badging program is live and getting a lot of attention!  Since its launch on December 5, there have been 17,515 badge views and 5,779 shares through various social media platforms.  It's a testament to your certification achievements. Click on the title to read more.
1/2/2018
The Certified Flight Registered Nurse (CFRN) certification program has been granted continued accreditation by the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC), the only accrediting body specifically for nursing certification. 
BCEN® is extremely proud of having achieved this prestigious recognition, as accreditation signifies that the CFRN certification complies with the highest quality standards set forth by ABSNC. Click here to see a listing of BCEN accredited programs. 
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Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification

BCEN's Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN®), Certified Flight Registered Nurse (CFRN®) and Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN®) credential have been accredited by the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC).

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