Meet Certified Nurse: Rob Chastain

robchastainThe Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) certification is specific to emergency nursing and measures the attainment of a defined body of nursing knowledge pertinent to that specialty. Currently, more than 30,000 nurses hold the CEN certification, and now CHI St. Vincent’s Rob Chastain is one of them.

Rob Chastain, BS RN CEN NREMT-P, is a RN in the Emergency Department at CHI St. Vincent North. Rob has been a paramedic instructor for 25 years. He has also worked as a firefighter and as a flight paramedic. For Rob, attaining certification has helped him gain new knowledge and provide a higher level of patient care.

If you are interested in becoming, or renewing your certification, see our policy: Professional Nursing Certification Reimbursement Guidelines on the Insider.

Service Awards:
5 years, Dianne Edelhuber, BSN RN CRNI OCN, Infirmary Outpatient Infusion
25 years, Linda Hicks, RN RNC-NIC, Infirmary NICU

Degrees Obtained
Jenna Gaskin, BSN RN, Infirmary 3 East
Edna Mack, BSN RN, Hot Springs
George Moore, BSN RN, Infirmary MICU
Laura McConnell, BSN RN, Hot Springs

Wanda Christie, RN-BC, Morrilton Med/Surg
Eli Falcon, RN CCRN, Infirmary CVICU
Mike Long, RN CNML, Hot Springs Cardiac Cath Lab
Vicky Sanders, BS RN CNML, Hot Springs Nursing Administration
Robin Walker, RN CEN, Hot Springs ED
Darlene Weaver, BSN RN CNML, Hot Springs Emergency Department

Nursing News (Sept. 2015)