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Earn Free CE with NCC’s Pretest Program!
March 22, 2021
If you are certified by NCC you can earn FREE CE by participating in the Pretest Program. Pretesting 50 questions in your specialty will earn 1 hour CE! CE is earned by simply completing the pretest. This FREE program allows NCC to collect data on ne…more
Nationally accredited certifications and CE for all levels of neonatal care!
March 2, 2021
NCC certifications validate the specialty expertise of health care professionals caring for some of the most vulnerable patients in the health care system — newborns, and critically ill neonates. Most exams can be taken using remote proctoring …more
Join 175,000 NCC certified nurses! Nationally accredited certifications and CE for all levels of perinatal care.
March 1, 2021
NCC certifications validate the specialty expertise of health care professionals caring 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…more
National Certifications for all Levels of Perinatal Care
March 1, 2021
Join the community of NCC certified experts addressing perinatal patient safety! Nationally recognized NCC certifications validate specialty expertise. Most exams can be taken using remote proctoring at your home or office. Click on the certification…more
National Multidisciplinary Certifications to demonstrate expertise in Perinatal Care.
March 1, 2021
Join the community of NCC certified experts addressing perinatal patient safety! Nationally recognized EFM Board Certification and the new Obstetric and Neonatal Quality and safety certification validate expertise. These exams can be taken using remo…more
NCC Celebrates Certified Nurses Everywhere! Happy Certified Nurses Day - March 19, 2021
March 1, 2021
When the World Health Organization designated 2020 as the “International Year of the Nurse and Nurse Midwife” in honor of the 200th birthday of Florence Nightingale, no one could have predicted the special impact nurses would make that ye…more
Credentials can get complicated, are you displaying your achievements the correct way?
February 7, 2021
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
2020 Milestones -- Annual review of NCC activities
January 30, 2021
The annual review of NCC activities is below. The annual review identifies the milestones of the organization achieved in the past year and future plans.NCC has certified over 180,000 professionals since 1975. 11,344 new registrants signed up for an …more
Wondering if NCC’s Electronic Fetal Monitoring certification is right for you? Take the preview test!
January 9, 2021
NCC’s Electronic Fetal Monitoring (C-EFM®) preview test will familiarize candidates with the test format and nature of the questions that appear on the EFM certification exam. It will provide general feedback on your performance to help you…more
Election Results for 2021 NCC Board of Directors and Officers
January 6, 2021
Chicago, IL – January 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 o…more