Promoting Excellence in Nursing Certification

ABNS provides valuable resources to member organizations and the general public to explain ABNS' role in the nursing community and help them to promote specialty certification including:

Update on Specialty Certification and CE Requirements

21 states now indicate that they provide a pathway for specialty certification to count toward CE requirements. They are Alaska, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts (like FL only the education leading toward certification counts for CE requirements), Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey (like FL and MA), New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.