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Emergency Department Receives National Certification Champion Award

The Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN), the benchmark for board certification across the emergency nursing spectrum, today recognized our ED as one of their 2020 National Certification Champion Award winners for our commitment to emergency nursing excellence through specialty nursing certification. “We are very proud of this award because CVPH has a long history of supporting nursing staff in pursuit of professional specialty certification. Objectively speaking, having board certified nurses and physicians on staff means you can deliver the best possible care to your patients and community,” said Carrie Howard-Canning, Chief Nursing Officer. “Today, 48% of our ED nurses are board certified. Our goal is to work towards 100%.” Read more here.