Rise and Shine!  It's Nomination Time!


It’s time to recognize the exceptional nurses and organizations who serve as leaders who embody the value and benefits of certification.
Certified nurses represent the best of the best – exceptional knowledge, expertise and professionalism, delivering the best care for the patients they serve.

Awards will be presented in the following categories:

  • Distinguished CEN (Certified Emergency Nurse)
  • Distinguished CPEN (Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse)
  • Honorary Certification Recognition (small facility)
  • Honorary Certification Recognition (large facility)

Our honored nurses will be recognized at the BCEN Certification Recognition Breakfast at Emergency Nursing 2018, September 28, in Pittsburgh, PA.

Online instructions are available-
For the CEN and CPEN awards
For the organization awards

So, nominate your favorite nurse or organization that rises to every occasion and shines in the promotion of specialty certification.  Nominations will be accepted through July 31.


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).

Air & Surface Transport Nurses Association