I used to work at a picu for about 15 months before quitting (my last day was in dec 2011). I'm trying to get back into the ICU..my question is: if I do get my job back, when would I be able to take my CCRN? Thanks in advance!
Jul 12, '12
Requirements from the AACN website: "Current unencumbered licensure as an RN or APRN in the U.S. is required. Practice as a registered nurse is required for 1,750 hours in direct bedside care of acutely and/or critically ill patients during the 2-year period prior to application, with 875 of those hours accrued in the most recent 12 months preceding application."