As part of her National Nurses Week tribute, Tamron Hall interviewed BCEN certified superstar Everett G. Moss II, BSN, RN, NRP, CCRN, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, CPEN, CTRN, a travel nurse working on the front lines in New York during the coronavirus pandemic. Everett is one of less than 3 dozen nurses in the world who hold all 5 BCEN emergency nursing specialty certifications.
See why Mike Hughes, a flight nurse with Air Evac 78 in West Virginia, made it his mission to earn 5 BCEN certifications in less than 5 years.
Watch and listen to KALB News Channel 5 coverage of the 2020 Distinguished CFRN Award and interview with honoree Tonya Barnard, a Ruston, Louisiana-based flight nurse with Pafford Air One.
Daily Nurse interviewed BCEN Executive Director Janie Schumaker, MBA, BSN, RN, CEN, CENP, CPHQ, FABC, on the value and how-to of becoming a board certified emergency nurse, whether you practice in the U.S. or anywhere around the world.
“Certified emergency nurses make positive impacts for both patients and hospitals, and with the right support, they can be key to forging a strong emergency care team.”
Rebecca Steinmann, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital ED clinical nurse specialist and BCEN Board Chairperson-Elect, shares her insights on embarking on a career as a pediatric emergency nurse, including the importance of becoming a CPEN. Early-career ED nurse and first-time CPEN, Catherine Fitt, talks about how to get your start and what you can expect as a pediatric emergency nurse, biggest challenges and rewards, and more. (Image courtesy of: NSNA/Imprint)
- BCEN announces 2020-2021 board of directors, chaired by Kyle Madigan, MSN, RN, CEN, CFRN, CTRN, CCRN, CMTE, director, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.
Pediatric emergency nurse Cara Szeglin, BSN, RN, CPEN, talks about the joys, challenges and rewards of working in the emergency department at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital and why she chose to get board certified early in her career.