World’s First Burn Nursing Specialty Certification Launched by BCEN

BCEN announces the worldwide launch of the Certified Burn Registered Nurse (CBRN) certification, the worlds first specialty certification for burn nurses. The announcement marks the public debut of a new burn nursing video and the newest Commitment to Excellence piece, Burn Nursing Excellence: The CBRN.

2023 National Certification Champion Award Winners Announced by BCEN

BCEN announces its 2023 National Certification Champion Award winners in 3 categories: WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital in Ephrata, Pennsylvania (small healthcare organization), Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia (large healthcare organization), and RWJBarnabas Health Emergency Departments throughout New Jersey (healthcare system).

Nominations Now Open for the BCEN 2023 National Certification Champion Award

The nomination window for the 2023 National Certification Champion Award is open until July 15. This annual national award recognizes healthcare providers for their commitment to emergency, pediatric emergency, trauma and transport nursing excellence. One winner will be selected in each category: small healthcare organization, large healthcare organization and health system. Hospitals, health systems, emergency departments, trauma centers and transport programs are invited to apply.

2023 Distinguished Award Winners

BCEN announces the 2023 winners of the annual, national BCEN Distinguished Awards which recognize one top board certified RN in the following specialties: emergency, pediatric emergency, trauma, flight and critical care ground transport.

BCEN Celebrates Certified Emergency, Transport and Trauma RNs This Certified Nurses Day

Nurses share why specialty certification matters to their practice and their patients, and BCEN debuts a Certified Nurses Day webpage to mark Certified Nurses Day. The new BCEN webpage includes resources for celebrating certified nurses, information about specialty certification for patients and families, a YouTube video featuring Certified Emergency Nurses, and more.