All the authors are employed by MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland. Linda L. Pierce is a clinical nurse specialist in the department of rehabilitation nursing; Kathleen Britt Gibbons is the director of rehabilitation nursing; and Joan M. Cullen is an education specialist in the department of education and training. In addition, Linda Pierce holds a joint appointment as an assistant professor at the Medical College of Ohio School of Nursing in Toledo, OH.
The CRRN Examination: Preparation and Strategies
Article first published online: 3 SEP 2012
1991 Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
Volume 16, Issue 3, pages 148–153, May-June 1991
How to Cite
Pierce, L. L., Gibbons, K. B. and Cullen, J. M. (1991), The CRRN Examination: Preparation and Strategies. Rehabilitation Nursing, 16: 148–153. doi: 10.1002/j.2048-7940.1991.tb01201.x
- Issue published online: 3 SEP 2012
- Article first published online: 3 SEP 2012
The Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN) certification has become a visible and coveted credential for the practicing rehabilitation nurse. This article presents practical information about preparing for and taking the CRRN examination. Strategies for implementing a study plan and organizing information to increase retention are suggested. In addition, this article offers recommendations for decreasing test anxiety and increasing confidence in test taking.