NCC Mission and Vision Statements

Vision Statement

NCC envisions a transformed health care system where all licensed health care professionals in women’s health, obstetric and neonatal specialties are certified.

Mission Statement

NCC promotes and provides certification and education for licensed health care professionals with a primary focus on women’s health, obstetric and neonatal specialties.


  • NCC believes that national certification improves patient outcomes by elevating clinical practice through validation of specialty knowledge
  • NCC leads innovation within the certification marketplace to ensure the integrity and value of certification
  • NCC commits to exceed national standards for psychometrically sound certification
  • NCC empowers stakeholders through opportunities for life-long learning and professional engagement
(PDF) Mission and Vision Statement