PNCB honors you for the invaluable work you do this week and every week. Thank you for providing care, educating, advocating, leading, and promoting health for children throughout the nation and
beyond. PNCB recognizes all its certificants during Pediatric Nurses Week (October 5-9), Emergency Nurse Week (October 11-17), and National Nurse Practitioner Week (November 8-14).
Become a CPEN® Exam Item Writer!
PNCB and BCEN® invite you to apply by October 23, 2015 for this great opportunity to learn new skills and collaborate with your fellow Certified Pediatric Emergency
Nurses from across the country. If selected, you'll participate in a 2-day workshop in Richmond, VA on February 19-20, 2016, with travel, hotel, and meals paid.
CPEN® Now Accredited By ABSNC
The Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN) certification program has been granted accreditation by the Accreditation Board for
Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC). This is the first jointly held certification to receive ABSNC accreditation. The CPEN program is co-owned and managed by PNCB and the Board of Certification
for Emergency Nurses (BCEN®). Both organizations are proud of this accomplishment, as accreditation signifies that the CPEN certification complies with the highest quality standards set forth by
ABSNC. Read the press release>>
CPNPs Making a Difference!
PNCB is spotlighting CPNPs who extend the reach of their pediatric nurse practitioner role into communities or across the globe.
Read their interviews>>
How PNCB Works for You
PNCB's Board of Directors and staff are proud to share how we're working for you and other stakeholders. Thank you for being a key part of these activities. See the 2011-2014 PNCB Strategic Plan Results Report>>