certified neuroscience registered nurse

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certified neuroscience registered nurse



A registered nurse who has at least two years of experience in caring for patients with neurological diseases and has passed a board examination administered by the American Board of Neuroscience Nursing (ABNN). The examination addresses topics such as the diagnosis, treatment, and family care of patients with neurological diseases.
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The Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse (CNRN) designation was developed in 1978 to formally recognize professional achievement and promote excellence in neuroscience nursing (American Association of Neuroscience Nurses [AANN], 2002).
Further, there are formal certifications via examination available, such as the Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse (CNRN).

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