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Start the journey here: A comprehensive list of certification resources for nurses

Nurses who are considering pursuing certification have many options. From certification in AIDS nursing and emergency nursing to holistic nursing and wound care nursing, nurses can follow their professional dreams and add another layer of expertise to their resumes. The following list can put them in touch with the right source in their chosen specialty.

AIDS Nursing — ACRN
Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
3538 Ridgewood Road
Akron, OH 44333
800-260-6780
www.ANACnet.org

American Nurses Credentialing
Center — various specialties
8515 Georgia Ave., Suite 400
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3492
800-284-2378
www.nursecredentialing.org

Asthma Education — AE-C
National Asthma Educator
Certification Board
4001 E. Baseline, Suite 206
Gilbert, AZ 85234
877-408-0072
www.NAECB.org

Cardiac Medicine — CMC
AACN Certification Corp.
101 Columbia
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-4109
800-899-2226
www.AACN.org

Cardiac Surgery — CSC
AACN Certification Corp.
101 Columbia
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-4109
800-899-2226
www.AACN.org

Case Management — CCM
Commission for Case Manager Certification
15000 Commerce Parkway, Suite C
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
856-380-6836
www.CCMcertification.org

Correctional Nursing — CCHP
National Commission on Correctional Health Care
1145 W. Diversey Pkwy.
Chicago, IL 60614
773-880-1460
www.NCCHC.org

Critical Care Nursing — CCRN
AACN Certification Corp.
101 Columbia
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-4109
800-899-2226
www.AACN.org

Developmental Disabilities
Nursing — CDDN
Developmental Disabilities Nurses Association
P.O. Box 536489
Orlando, FL 32853-6489
800-888-6733
www.DDNA.org

Diabetes Educators — CDE
National Certification Board
for Diabetes Educators
330 E. Algonquin Road, Suite 4
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
847-228-9795
www.NCBDE.org

Emergency Nursing — CEN, CFRN
Board of Certification
for Emergency Nursing
915 Lee St.
Des Plaines, IL 60016-6569
877-302-BCEN
www.bcencertifications.org

Gastroenterology — CGRN, CGN
American Board of Certification
for Gastroenterology Nurses Inc.
401 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 2200
Chicago, IL 60611-4267
855-25-ABCGN
www.ABCGN.org

Healthcare Quality — CPHQ
Healthcare Quality
Certification Commission
18000 W. 105th St.
Olathe, KS 66061-7543
913-895-4609
www.CPHQ.org

Holistic Nursing — HNC
The American Holistic Nurses’
Credentialing Corporation
811 Linden Loop
Cedar Park, TX 78613
877-284-0998
www.AHNCC.org

Hospice Nursing — CHPN
National Board for Certification
of Hospice & Palliative Nurses
One Penn Center West, Suite 229
Pittsburgh, PA 15276
412-787-1057
www.NBCHPN.org

Infection Control Nursing — CIC
Certification Board
of Infection Control
and Epidemiology Inc.
555 E. Wells St., Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
414-918-9796
www.CBIC.org

Intravenous Nursing — CRNI
Infusion Nurses
Certification Corp.
315 Norwood Park South
Norwood, MA 02062
781-440-9408
www.Ins1.org

(Certified) Legal Nurse
Consultant — CLNC
Vickie Milazzo Institute
5615 Kirby Drive, Suite 425
Houston, TX 77005-2448
800-880-0944
www.LegalNurse.com

Legal Nurse Consultant — LNCC
American Legal Nurse Consultant
Certification Board
401 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
877-402-2562
www.AALNC.org

Managed Care Nursing — CMCN
American Board of Managed
Care Nursing
4435 Waterfront Dr., Suite 101
Glen Allen, VA 23060
804-527-1905
www.ABMCN.org

Maternal/Child Nursing — RNC
National Certification Corporation
for the Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing Specialties
142 E. Ontario St. Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60611
312-951-0207
www.NCCwebsite.org

Medical/Surgical Nursing — CMSRN
Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board
East Holly Ave., Box 56
Pitman, NJ 08071-0056
866-877-AMSN
www.msncb.org

Multiple Sclerosis Nursing — MSCN
Multiple Sclerosis Nurses
Certification Board
359 Main St., Suite A
Hackensack, NJ 07601
201-487-1050
www.MSNICB.org

Nephrology Nursing — CNN, CDN
Nephrology Nursing
Certification Commission
East Holly Ave., Box 56
Pitman, NJ 08071-0056
888-884-6622
www.NNCC-exam.org

Neuroscience Nursing — CNRN
American Association
of Neuroscience Nurses
4700 W. Lake Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
888-557-2266
www.AANN.org

Nurse Administration,
Long-Term Care — CDON/LTC
National Association of Directors
of Nursing Administration/ LTC
Reed Hartman Tower
11353 Reed Hartman Highway,
Suite 210
Cincinnati, OH 45241
800-222-0539
www NADONA.org

Nurse Anesthetists — CRNA
Council on Certification
of Nurse Anesthetists
8725 W. Higgins Rd., Suite 525
Chicago, IL 60631
866-894-3908
www.NBCRNA.com

Nurse Educator — CNE
National League for Nursing
61 Broadway, 33rd Floor
New York, NY 10006
800-669-1656
www.NLN.org

Nurse Midwifery — CM, CNM
American Midwifery
Certification Board
849 International Dr., Suite 120
Linthicum, MD 21090
866-366-9632
www.AMCBmidwife.org

Occupational Health Nursing —
COHN, COHN-S
American Board for Occupational
Health Nurses, Inc.
201 E. Ogden Ave., #114
Hinsdale, IL 60521-3652
www.888-842-2646
www.ABOHN.org

Oncology Nursing — AOCN,
CPON, OCN
Oncology Nursing Certification Corp.
125 Enterprise Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
877-769-ONCC
www.ONCC.org

Orthopaedic Nursing — ONC
Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board
P.O. Box 87
Columbia, SC 29202
888-561-ONCB
www.ONCB.org

Pain Management — FAAPM
American Academy of Pain Management
975 Morning Star Drive, Suite A
Sonora, CA 95370
209-533-9744
www.Aapainmanage.org

Pediatric Nursing — CPN, CPNP
Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
800 South Frederick Ave., Suite 204
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-4152
888-641-2767
www.PNCB.org

Perianesthesia Nursing —
CPAN, CAPA
American Board of Perianesthesia
Nursing Certification
475 Riverside Dr., 6th Floor
New York, NY, 10115-0089
800-6ABPANC
www.CPANCAPA.org

Perioperative Nursing —
CNOR, CRNFA
Competency & Credentialing Institute
2170 S. Parker Road, Suite 295
Denver, CO 80231
888-257-2667
www.CC-Institute.org

Plastic Surgical Nursing — CPSN
Plastic Surgical Nursing
Certification Board
500 Cummings Center, Suite 4550
Beverly, MA 01915
877-337-9315
www.psncb.org

Progressive Care — PCCN
AACN Certification Corp.
101 Columbia
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-4109
800-899-2226
www.AACN.org

Radiology Nursing — CRN
Radiologic Nursing Certification
Board, Inc.
7794 Grow Drive
Pensacola, FL 32514
866-486-2762
www.ARINursing.org

Rehabilitation Nursing — CRRN
Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
4700 W. Lake Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
800-229-7530
www.Rehabnurse.org

School Nursing — CSN
National Board for Certification
of School Nurses Inc.
1350 Broadway, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10018
888-776-2481
www.NBCSN.com

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner — SANE-A
International Association of Forensic Nurses
6755 Business Parkway, Suite 303
Elkridge, MD 21075
410-626-7805
www.Forensicnurse.org

Urology Nursing — CURN, CUNP, CUCNS
Cert. Board for Urology Nurses and Associates
East Holly Ave., Box 56
Pitman, NJ 07081-0056
888-827-7862
www.SUNA.org

Vascular Nursing — CVN
Society for Vascular Nursing
100 Cummings Center, Suite 124 A
Beverly, MA 01915
888-536-4786
www.SVNnet.org

Wound Care — CWS
American Board of Wound Management
1155 15th St., NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005
202-457-8408
www.AAWM.org

Wound, Ostomy & Continence — CWON
WOCN Certification Board
555 E. Wells St., Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202-3823
www.888-496-2622
www.WOCNCB.org

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