Certified CNL Day

CNLs: Disrupting the Impact of COVID-19 to Deliver Excellent CareCertified clinical nurse leader | CNL Day | March 20

Join the Commission on Nurse Certification (CNC) in celebrating Certified CNL Day on March 20, 2023!

This Certified CNL Day, the Commission on Nurse Certification encourages CNLs to tell their peers and patients how CNLs are mitigating the effects of COVID-19 even in the most challenging healthcare environments.

Employers: Recognize Certified CNLs on staff, including employees and co-workers who deliver improved patient care.

Certified CNLs: Celebrate your Certified CNL credential! Tell peers how being certified has helped you improve patient care.

Download the Certified CNL Day flyer and celebration tools below to start planning your Certified CNL Day celebration.

Don’t Miss these Exciting Activities

Join CNC along with CNLs around the nation, and the globe, as we explore how CNLs are disrupting the effect of COVID-19 to deliver excellent care.  In doing so, CNC will host the following online events, and connect with you on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn throughout the day.

Mark Your Calendar!


Spread Awareness!

Let everyone know how your healthcare team plans to recognize and celebrate CNLs at your facility. Start planning your CNL recognition program, send a press release to your local media and share how certified CNLs help your facility deliver quality patient care.

Download tools to plan your Certified CNL Day celebration!

Show the World that You Are a Certified CNL!

Out of Certified CNL Gear? Click here to purchase your Certified CNL swag today.  Click “Shop Now” and enter access code: CNCCNL. Proudly wear your gear on CNL Day!

Organize Activities at Your Healthcare Facility

Certified CNLs
Non-Certified Nurses
  • Acknowledge certified CNLs for validating their competency in providing safe and quality care
  • Gain an understanding of the value of CNL certification

Get Social!

Join CNC on March 20, 2023 on Facebook to engage in online discussions.


 Share how you are celebrating Certified CNL Day on Twitter by posting photos, tag your friends, colleagues, and tell us what it means to be a certified CNL or to have a certified CNL on staff. (use #CertCNLDay).