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Certifications for Registered Nurses

Advanced
Certification Name Certifying Organization
Advanced Lactation Consultant
Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Clinical Nurse Specialist; Wellness through Acute Care (Pediatric)
Clinical Nurse Specialist; Wellness through Acute Care (Adult-Gerontology)
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
Stroke Certified Registered Nurse
American Association of Neuroscience Nurses - American Board of Neuroscience Nursing
Advanced Holistic Nurse Board Certified
Holistic Nurse Baccalaureate Board Certified
Health and Wellness Nurse Coach Board Certified
Nurse Coach Board Certified
Holistic Nurse Board Certified
American Holistic Nurses Credentialing Center
Certified Nurse Manager and Leader
Certified in Executive Nursing Practice
American Organization of Nurse Executives Credentialing Center
American Society of Clinical Hypnosis
Clinical Nurse Specialist Perioperative Certification
Competency and Credentialing Institute
HIV/AIDS Nursing Certification Board
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Certified Eating Disorders Registered Dietitian
Certified Eating Disorders Specialist
Certified Eating Disorders Registered Nurse
International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals
Certified in Healthcare Safety - Nursing
Certified in Healthcare Safety - Long Term Care
International Board for Certification of Safety Managers
International Nurses Society on Addictions
Certified Lymphedema Therapist
Lymphology Association of North America
National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology
National Board of Nutrition Support Certification, Inc.
National Board on Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists
Certified Correctional Health Professional - Registered Nurse
National Commission on Correctional Health Care
Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner
Blood & Marrow Transplant Certified Nurse
Advanced Oncology Certified Clinical Nurse Specialist
Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
Plastic Surgical Nurses Certification Board
Transcultural Nursing Certification Commission
Certified Wound Ostomy Nurse
Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse - Advance Practice
Certified Wound Ostomy Nurse - Advanced Practice
Certified Wound Care Nurse - Advance Practice
Certified Ostomy Care Nurse - Advanced Practice
Certified Continence Care Nurse - Advanced Practice
Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nursing Certification Board
Specialty
Certification Name Certifying Organization
ANA Enterprise
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders
American Academy of Health, Fitness, & Rehabilitation Professionals
American Assisted Living Nurses Association
Acute/Critical Care Knowledge Professional (Adult)
Critical Care Registered Nurse (Pediatric)
Clinical Nurse Specialist; Wellness through Acute Care (Neonatal)
Critical Care Registered Nurse (Neonatal)
Progressive Care Nursing (Adult)
Acute Care Clinical Nurse Specialist (Pediatric)
Cardiac Medicine (Adult)
Cardiac Surgery (Adult)
Adult Tele-ICU Acute/Critical Care Nursing Certification
Progressive Care knowledge Professional (Adult)
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants (Certification Board)
American Association of Medical Audit Specialists
Stroke Certified Registered Nurse
Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse
American Association of Neuroscience Nurses - American Board of Neuroscience Nursing
American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners
American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists
American Board for Occupational Health Nurses
American Board for Transplant Certification
American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses
American Board of Managed Care Nursing
American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification, Inc.
American Board of Wound Management
American Case Management Association
American College of Chest Physicians
American Correctional Association
American Council on Exercise
American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
Biofeedback Certification International Alliance
Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing
Board of Nephrology Examiners Technology Nursing
Certification Board for Urologic Nurses and Associates
Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc.
Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools
Competency and Credentialing Institute
Dermatology Nurses' Association
Developmental Disabilities Nurses Association
Forensic Nursing Certification Board
APRN Gerontological Specialist - Certified
Gerontological Advanced Practice Nursing Association
HIV/AIDS Nursing Certification Board
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Infusion Nurses Certification Corporation
International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners
International Nurses Society on Addictions
Certified in Care Coordination and Transition Management
Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse
Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board
Diabetic Wound Care Certification
Wound Care Certification
National Alliance of Wound Care
National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care
National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses
National Board for Certification of School Nurses
National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology
National Certification Board for Alzheimer Care
National Certifying Board for Ophthalmic Registered Nurses
Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission
Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
Organization for Transplant Professionals
Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board
Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
Certified Plastic Surgical Nurse
Plastic Surgical Nurses Certification Board
Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association
Radiologic Nursing Certification Board
Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses
The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers
The National Certification Corporation
Certified Wound Ostomy Nurse - Advanced Practice
Certified Wound Care Nurse - Advance Practice
Certified Ostomy Care Nurse - Advanced Practice
Certified Continence Care Nurse - Advanced Practice
Certified Continence Care Nurse
Certified Ostomy Care Nurse
Certified Wound Care Nurse
Certified Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurse
Foot Care Certification
Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nursing Certification Board
Core
Certification Name Certifying Organization
Academy of Cognitive Therapy
Critical Care Registered Nurse (Adult)
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (Adult-Gerentology)
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
Lamaze International
Certified Registered Nurse First Assistant
Registered Nurse Assistant at Surgery - Certified
Assistant at Surgery - Certified
National Assistant at Surgery Certification
National Association for Healthcare Quality
Certified Correctional Health Professional
National Commission on Correctional Health Care
Vascular Access Certification Corporation