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NCC Celebrates Certified Nurses Day - March 19, 2019
February 25, 2019
What is Certified Nurses’ Day? Certified Nurses Day is a national day to honor and recognize the important achievements of Certified Nurses. Certified Nurses Day is March 19, the birthday of Margretta ‘Gretta' Madden Styles, the renowned …more
Request your FREE NCC Certification Awareness Kit - Certified Nurses Day is March 19!
January 30, 2019
Celebrate Certified Nurses Day and generate awareness within your unit and institution. Share the increased confidence of having your skills and knowledge validated through certification. Help your peers join the community of NCC certified experts pr…more
Conference Calendar for 2019
January 24, 2019
Using NCC CE modules to maintain NCC certification is a convenient and affordable choice - but not required. NCC recognizes major nationally accrediting agencies, state boards of nursing, and health care organizations as CE providers. (for a full lis…more
Neonatal Imaging CE Series is now available!
January 5, 2019
New continuing education developed from the NCC publication Neonatal Imaging is now available! Rated “Outstanding” by Doody’s Book Review Service, this unique book fills a necessary function in the active NICU and now can now be use…more
Credentials can get complicated, are you displaying your achievements the correct way?
January 4, 2019
While the only credentials that must be displayed are the ones that are required by state or employment, specialty certifications are helpful to patients and peers. Credentials validate expertise and give tangible recognition of professional achievem…more
Take a NCC Pretest and Earn Free CE
November 29, 2018
The Pretest Program allows NCC to collect data on new questions and insure they are statistically and psychometrically sound prior to possible use on NCC certification examinations. By taking a pretest, individuals certified by NCC earn free CE for t…more
NCC publication update!
November 29, 2018
Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Neonate, 2nd edition is scheduled to be released this month! This edition has been re-organized to provide the reader better transitions between subject matter. This edition has also been expanded with …more
NCC Website login is just a bit different than you are used to!
November 29, 2018
While the “look” of the website may not appear much different, there are many increased navigation features and new processes. SIGN IN PROCESSYou must sign in to access your NCC account using your email and password. Passwords have not ch…more
Third Party Assessment and Targeted Continuing Education for Maintenance of Certification
November 6, 2018
Article LinkEmployers, state boards of nursing, certification organizations and others face the challenge of developing valid ways to assess competency and to identify and address ongoing needs. To meet these challenges, the National Certification Co…more
The NCC publication Golden Hours, 2nd Edition – Coming Soon!
November 2, 2018
The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the upcoming publication of the Second Edition of Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Neonate ISBN 978-0-9890198-4-2. This second edition has been re-organized to provide…more