News Archive

In the News:

September 4, 2017

The NBCRNA office will be closed on Monday, Sept. 4 in observance of Labor Day.
August 9, 2017 

NBCRNA and AANA launch joint project, SRNA DualEnroll, to ease student enrollment. 

Find out more.

July 31, 2017

Deadline to Recertify is July 31. 

July 21, 2017 
NBCRNA office will be closed the afternoon of Friday, July 21

July 7, 2017

NBCRNA has launched the Question of the Week (QOTW) series on social media. 

Find out more. 

July 3-4, 2017

NBCRNA office will be closed for the holiday

May 23, 2017

NBCRNA achieves reaccreditation from the ABSNC and NCAA

Read Press Release.

April 24 , 2017

Watch the presentation of the 2016 NCE Professional Practice Analysis (PPA), or read the PPA Executive Summary .

March 7, 2017 
Call for Emerging Leader Fellow- Due: 3/31
If you initially certified in the past 1-5 years, consider applying. 
Find out more

March 3, 2017
Newly Elected Directors Announced

March 1, 2017
Due to recertify in 2017? Recertification applications are now available. 

February 23, 2017
Interested in becoming a Simulations Center for the Reentry Program?

Find out  more.


February 21, 2017

NBCRNA Launches CPC practice exam: "CPCE Practice"

Read  more .


February 15, 2017

NBCRNA Evaluating Alternatives to CPC Exam 

Watch the video.

December 28, 2016

2016 NBCRNA Annual Report now available
November 21, 2016
View the Annual NCE and SEE Performance Summary, and Interim and Regular SEE Interpretive Guides.
See all reports here.

December 28, 
2016 NBCRNA Annual Report now available

December 19, 2016
The NBCRNA offices will be closed on Friday, December 23 through Monday, December 26. Our office will be open on Tuesday, December 27.

November 28, 2016
The window to take the NSPM exam is Nov. 28-Dec. 12. 

November 21, 2016
NBCRNA offices will be closed November 24-25 for the Thanksgiving holiday 

October 28, 2016
Call for Nominations for Open Positions on the NBCRNA Board of Directors - through Nov. 18

October 6, 2016
Interested in obtaining certification in Nonsurgical Pain Management (NSPM)? Apply for the exam by Oct. 28.

August 5, 2016
New SEE launching Sept. 1; No applications Aug. 19-31

August 4, 2016
The Summer 2016 CRNA Newsletter Now Available

August 1, 
Continued Professional Certification (CPC) Program launches
Find resources about the Program and learn more

July 8, 2016
Now Available: New four-minute overview video on the Class B requirement of the CPC Program
June 22, 2016
Interested in becoming an NBCRNA Item Writer?
Reply by July 8. Find out more

June 6, 2016
New/third Educator Item Writing Course Now Available
Find out more
March 29, 2016 
NBCRNA releases statement on CPC Program billing cycle and check in
Read the statement

 8, 2016 
NBCRNA Announces Terry Wicks, CRNA, MHS, as new certificant elected Board member 
Find out more.

Feb. 17, 2016 
Watch the Feb. 16 Webinar Recording: "CPC Program for CRNAs"


April 26, 2016 
Apply by May 13 to take Nonsurgical Pain Management (NSPM) certification exam
View criteria

 8, 2016 
Call for Nominations open through March 25 for two positions on NBCRNA Board
Find out more.

March 7, 2016 
Read the perspective piece, "Leadership to Benefit Members ," by Joseph Fink, III, former public member of the NBCRNA Board.

March 1, 2016 
Voting for the Certificant Elected Director is now closed. The new CED will be announced March 8.

Feb. 19, 2016 
Elections for Certificant Elected Director open through Feb. 29, 2016, 4pm CST. Vote today!

Feb. 1, 2016

Voting now open: Certificant Elected Director for NBCRNA Board of Directors.

Just scheduled! Live CPC Program Webinar for CRNAs


Second CPC Program Webinar Scheduled - Feb. 16 - 7:00pm CST

Due to popular demand, a second live webinar for CRNAs has been set. Register today for the Feb. 16 live webinar overview of the CPC Program.


Jan. 28, 2016

The recording of the Jan. 28 webinar on the CPC Program for CRNAs is now available!  


Jan. 18, 2016

Live CPC W ebinar for CRNAs: Jan. 28 - FULL

Registration for the live webinar on Jan. 28, What's New, What's the Same, What's Next is FULL
The webinar will be fully recorded and posted on the NBCRNA website, and a second webinar will be scheduled for February.

Find out more.

Dec. 16, 2015
Missed the CE Vendor-CPC Program webinar?
NBCRNA 2015 Annual Report Available

View the recap of the NBCRNA's FY 2015 in the 2015 Annual Report
2015 Annual Report

Dec. 7, 2015

Non-Surgical Pain Management (NSPM)

Learn more about the voluntary subspecialty certification for nurse anesthetists in Nonsurgical Pain Management. Read about the criteria, the exam, FAQs and more.

NSPM webpage