ABOHN CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS

The American Board for Occupational Health Nurses, Inc., (ABOHN) is the sole certification agency committed to advance Board Certification for Occupational Health Nurses.  ABOHN offers two core credentials:

Certified Occupational Health Nurse (COHN)

The COHN examination focuses on the OHN clinician practice.  The roles associated with the COHN credential are:  Clinician, Coordinator, Advisor and Case Manager.

Certified Occupational Health Nurse-Specialist (COHN-S)

The COHN-S examination focuses on the OHN with emphasis on administration in the workplace.  The roles associated with the COHN-S examination are: Clinician, Manager, Educator, Consultant and Case Manager.

                                                       Which exam is right for you?

In addition to the examinations listed above, ABOHN offers a specialty certification which complements the Core Credential(s):

Case Management (CM)

The CM examination focuses on the OHN with emphasis on case management in the workplace which includes: total health care services following disease, illness or injury to achieve optimum quality care delivered in a cost effective manner.    The roles associated with the CM credential are:  Fitness for Work, Occupational Disability, Non-Occupational Disability and Case Manager Concepts.