BONENT, the Board of Nephrology Examiners Nursing and Technology is a non-profit organization promoting excellence in the quality of care of nephrology patients in the United States and many countries around the world.

BONENT serves as a trusted representative voice to policy makers by urging legislative and regulatory movement toward meaningful training, certification and credentialing of nephrology practitioners.

Recognized since 1974 as the leading, independent professional certification body, BONENT identifies safe and competent practitioners in nephrology by providing the most highly regarded, comprehensive specialty examinations to achieve the following credentials:

  • Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician (CHT)
  • Certified Hemodialysis Nurse (CHN)
  • Certified Peritoneal Dialysis Nurse (CPDN)

Contact information: 202-462-1257,