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NCC has Preview Tests to help access certification readiness!
February 11, 2022
Are you contemplating an additional certification or have colleagues that have discussed certification, but have not yet taken the steps to make it happen? Check into NCC’s preview tests!Specifically created for those contemplating certificatio…more
Spotlight on NCC’s Maternal Newborn Nursing Certification
January 10, 2022
The Maternal Newborn Nursing (RNC-MNN®) certification is for mother/baby nurses who provide care to the childbearing family from birth to six weeks within hospital, outpatient or community settings. Candidates can develop and implement an individ…more
Conference Calendar for 2022
January 9, 2022
Using NCC CE modules to maintain NCC certification is a convenient and affordable choice - but not required. NCC recognizes major national accrediting agencies, state boards of nursing, and health care organizations as CE providers. (for a full list …more
Election Results for 2022 NCC Board of Directors and Officers
December 27, 2021
Chicago, IL – December 2021 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the outcome of the NCC Board of Directors and Officers election. Directors are elected by constituents through a slate approval process and …more
Build on your Credentials with Nationally Accredited Specialty Certification
December 7, 2021
NCC certifications validate the specialty expertise of those who care for some of the most vulnerable patients in the health care system – expecting mothers, newborns, and critically ill neonates. Most exams can be taken using remote proctoring…more
Spotlight on NCC’s Care of the Extremely Low Birth Weight Neonate Certification
December 3, 2021
Nationally accredited by the National Commission of Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and now available to test through Live Remote Proctoring (LRP)! The Care of the Extremely Low Birth Weight Neonate (C-ELBW) multidisciplinary certification focuses on the …more
Spotlight on NCC’s Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing Certification
December 3, 2021
The Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing (RNC-NIC®) certification focuses on the care of the high-risk neonate. It demonstrates the specialty knowledge of Neonatal ICU nurses who provide care to acutely and critically ill neonatal patients and their f…more
Spotlight on NCC’s Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Certification
December 1, 2021
The Inpatient Obstetric Nursing (RNC-OB®) certification is for obstetrical nurses who provide care to hospitalized pregnant women during the antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and newborn periods. Candidates can describe a comprehensive plan for…more
NCC’s Obstetric and Neonatal Quality and Safety Certification Achieves NCCA Accreditation!
November 20, 2021
Chicago, IL – November 2021 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce that the “Obstetric and Neonatal Quality and Safety (C-ONQS)” certification has been accredited through 11/30/2026 by the Nation…more
NCC Social Media – don’t miss the conversation
November 9, 2021
NCC is adding more content to our social media outlets. Along with news and notices specific to NCC, we are also sharing educational stories, relating to patient safety, clinical updates and professional practice.Join NCC social media, so you don&rsq…more