CGRN Certification Through ABCGN

SGNA encourages certification for all GI RN's! Certification is an important step for all GI nurses to consider. To support nurses as they endeavor to become certified and maintain their certification SGNA offers significant member discounts on Certification/Recertification study materials, review courses, and CE opportunities.

Certification for RN's is through the American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses (ABCGN), which is a separate organization. For information regarding exam registration, recertification by contact hours and handbooks. For more information contact ABCGN at info@abcgn.org or (855) 252-2246 


Certification Handbook  Recertification Handbook 


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SGNA Members Save on Certification and Recertification

CGRN Exam Registration and Preparation Savings

                             Offering                                                              Non-Member               Member              
GI/Endoscopy Nursing Review:
A Self-Study Resource
$230 $160
Certification Preparation Kit $350 $175
Online Practice Exam $200 $0
GI Nursing Review Course $350 $250
Exam Registration $505 $420


CGRN Recertification by Contact Hours Savings

                                 Offering Non-Member             Member             
Online Education                                                              $80 - $160 $0-$100
Subscription to Gastroenterology Nursing Journal $129 $0
SGNA Annual Course $685 $535
Recertification Application $435 $350