SCRN exam....

  1. Has anyone taken the SCRN exam recently, please share your experience.
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  3. by   dchicurn
    What is SCRN? Did you mean CCRN?
  4. by   Anmay
    It is stoke certification...... if you need more info, please let me know...
  5. by   jamjamRN
    I took it at the end of December. I studied on and off for 3 months, more heavily the last 2 weeks before the test. I passed but just barely. It was 175 questions. The questions aren't tricky like the NCLEX, but you need to know the content pretty well. I used the book from AANN, bought the practice test, and my work sponsored a 2 day class, but I took that almost a year and a half before I took the test. I also have been working on a designated stroke unit for almost 3 years.
  6. by   BrendaH84
    geez!
  7. by   RN-SKR
    I just took it in April and used the following to study:
    Stroke Certification study guide for nurses
    Fast facts for stroke care in nursing
    SCRN exam review course that was self-paced by MedEd

    Passed, thought I wouldn't pass during the exam but I did with a good buffer.
    The question were very similar to the first book I talked about.
    Good luck studying!
  8. by   Delia37
    Quote from Anmay
    Has anyone taken the SCRN exam recently, please share your experience.
    Took it a couple of years ago and found fairly easy (compared to the CNRN!!).
    The AANN has a study book called "AANN Comprehensive Review for Stroke Nursing"....it is all you need. Good luck.
  9. by   Kiwi82
    I just took mine this week and passed. I used the Fast facts book and the Stroke Certification Study Guide.

    Do you receive a certificate in the mail or a pin?
  10. by   RN-SKR
    It came by mail
  11. by   /username
    It's easier than both CCRN and CNRN.

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