Recertifying your credential demonstrates your continued commitment to lifelong learning and a high level of knowledge that contributes to effective patient care and safety.
- Certified nurses are educated, engaged, and committed to high quality care.
- Certified nurses have increased confidence as excellent practitioners and many employers and patients recognize the value of certified nurses and demand highly trained nursing staff members.
- Your credential distinguishes you from the field.
The need for certified nurses specifically trained in orthopaedics is growing as the general population ages and requires more healthcare services.
Applications should be submitted as early as possible to ensure receipt of new documents prior to expiration of the current certification term. Please allow 8 weeks for application processing. For paper applications, ONCB recommends all materials are mailed certified with return receipt requested.
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ONCB’s LearningBuilder program assists certificants with online continuing education record maintenance, recertification application submission, and audits. Establishing a LearningBuilder account is FREE for all certificants. You can even upload certificates to maintain a complete record for recertification and make the audit process easier. Access the program through the LearningBuilder link or put this web address in your Favorites (https://oncb.learningbuilder.com). It’s easy to set up your account, complete your learning needs self-assessment, and begin maintaining a log of your CE activities. Get started today and be prepared for your next recertification cycle!