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  • Emergency nursing specialty certification
  • The value of board certification and how it impacts nurses, institutions and patients
  • Emergency nursing specialty areas: adult and pediatric emergency care, flight nursing, critical care ground export, and trauma nursing

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BCEN History (Interactive Timeline)



Certification vs Certificate_What's the Difference vJuly2020(pdf)

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