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  • 2 Feb 2017 1:13 PM | Robert Ranieri (Administrator)
    The Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB) recently named Michele George, MBA, BSN, RN as the new CEO.  Michele began her position on January 16 and will be attending her first ABNS meeting in March.  She replaces Cynthia Nowicki Hnatiuk, EdD, RN, CAE, FAAN.

    MSNCB is longstanding member of ABNS and a generous sponsor of ABNS related conferences and events.

    MSNCB's certification, the Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN®) is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC). The CMSRN® credential recognizes that the highest standards of medical-surgical nursing practice have been achieved.

    Please join us in congratulating Michele on her new position.

  • 27 Jan 2017 12:40 PM | Robert Ranieri (Administrator)
    A detailed agenda is now available.  Visit the Spring 2017 Conference Page.
  • 6 May 2016 12:39 PM | Robert Ranieri (Administrator)


    AURORA, OH (May 1, 2016) – The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) Awards and Recognition Committee announced during the organization’s March 3rd Spring Assembly Meeting in Las Vegas it has selected University of North Carolina Hospitals as the honorable mention recipient of the 2016 Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy.

    Read the full press release here: Advocacy Award – Honorable Mention.

  • 1 May 2016 12:37 PM | Robert Ranieri (Administrator)


    AURORA, OH (May 1, 2016) – The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) Awards and Recognition Committee announced during the organization’s March 3rd Spring Assembly Meeting in Las Vegas it has selected Americare Critical Care Transport in Dumont, NJ as the recipient of the 2016 Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy.

    Read the full press release here: Advocacy Award.

  • 28 Apr 2016 12:36 PM | Robert Ranieri (Administrator)

    AURORA, OH (April 28, 2016) – Click here to view the Spring 2016 Quarterly Members Update.

    In this Issue:

    ABNS News & Announcements

    • The Value of Certification: Building the Business Case for Certification
    • ABNS Announces New Leadership in 2016
    • ABNS Congratulates the Award Recipients
    • Recognition of Member Anniversaries and Milestones
    • Save the Date for Fall Assembly meeting
    • ABNS Launches New Award in Honor of Bonnie Niebuhr, MS, CAE

    ABSNC News & Announcements

    • ABSNC Elects Two New Board Members
    • Call for Public Comment on newly created Accreditation Standards for Assessment‐Based Certificate Programs
    • Helpful Tips for Submitting an Accreditation Application
  • 28 Apr 2016 12:35 PM | Robert Ranieri (Administrator)

    AURORA, Ohio, (April 28, 2016)—The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) announced the Competency and Credentialing Institute (CCI) as the recipient of the 2016 Janel Parker Presidents Award for its dedication to and leadership in advancing research in the specialty nursing certification field.

    See the press release here: Janel Parker Presidents Award.

  • 28 Apr 2016 12:34 PM | Robert Ranieri (Administrator)

    AURORA, Ohio, (April 28, 2016)—The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) convened more than 100 experts from the health care, academia and professional certification industries March 3 – 5 in Las Vegas for a National Convening ‐ The Value of Certification: Building the Business Case for Certification.

    Read more about the convening here: Value Convening.

  • 7 Aug 2015 12:31 PM | Robert Ranieri (Administrator)

    AURORA, OH (April 27, 2016) – The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) announced new leadership at the organization’s Spring Assembly Meeting.

    Read the full press release here: ABNS Elects New Leadership.

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Regarding Verification of Credentials
ABNS and ABSNC do not verify certification credentials of individual certified nurses. To verify a credential, contact the certifying agency that granted the credential. ABNS and ABSNC do not administer certification programs.

This website contains information specific to specialty nursing certification and is not intended or designed to give medical or nursing advice.

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