divider

ABNS News


University of North Carolina Hospitals Receives Recognition with ABNS Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy Honorable Mention

/ 0 Comments

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.

Read More
separator

Americare Critical Care Transport Receives 2016 ABNS Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy

/ 0 Comments

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.

Read More
separator

Spring 2016 Quarterly Update

/ 0 Comments

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
Read More
separator

CCI Receives 2016 ABNS Janel Parker Presidents Award

/ 0 Comments

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.

Read More
separator

The Value of Certification: Building the Business Case for Certification

/ 0 Comments

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.

Read More
separator

ABNS Announces New Leadership in 2016

/ 0 Comments

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.

Read More
separator

Fall 2015 Quarterly Newsletter

/ 0 Comments

AURORA, OH (December 20, 2015) – Click here to view an updated version of the Fall 2015 Quarterly Newsletter.

In this Issue:

ABNS News & Announcements

  • Value of Certification – Building the Business Case for Certification
  • Award Nominations – Recognizing Excellence in Certification
  • ABNS Leadership Nominations Open
  • ABNS Launches New Web site
  • Certification Related Articles 2015

 

ABSNC News & Announcements

  • ABSNC Leadership Nominations Open
  • Two Helpful Tips When Submitting Accreditation Application
Read More
separator

Update About Senate Bill S2314

/ 0 Comments

AURORA, OH (December 14, 2015) – Some of you may recall that in May, 2014, we became aware of a proposed Senate Bill (S2341) by Senator Tim Kaine regarding criteria for accreditation of certification programs that included language that only recognized ISO/ANSI accreditation and specifically listed that on-site visits by the accrediting body (since ISO/ANSI does so) be required. New developments regarding this bill have arisen since then.

Read about updates on the status of the bill here: Update on S1356.

Read More
separator

ABNS Honored Dottie Roberts for her Contributions to Specialty Nurse Ceritifcation

/ 0 Comments

AURORA, Ohio, (October 4, 2015) — The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) honored Dottie Roberts, EdD, MSN, MACI, RN, OCNS-C, CMSRN, CNE, as part of its Leaders’ Leader recognition program. The Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board (ONCB) nominated Dottie for her significant contributions to the specialty nurse certification industry.

Read the full press release here: ABNS Honors Roberts.

Read More
separator

Patry Serves as ABNS President through 2017

/ 0 Comments

AURORA, OH (August 7, 2015) – The American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) announced today Leslie Anne Patry, RN, BScN, MScN started her term as President of the organization on July 1, 2015. She will serve in this position for two years.

“I am honored to serve as President of ABNS, an organization of which I have been a proud member for many years,” Patry said. “My fellow directors on the Board are all passionate volunteer leaders who are dedicated to furthering the ABNS mission and our industry as a whole. I am excited to work with these leaders and our members to advance our goals in the next two years and beyond.”

(more…)

Read More
separator


separator