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NCC Recognizes Neonatal Pediatric Transport Professionals Everywhere!
May 19, 2023
EMS for Children Day - May 24, 2023 On behalf of all the patients you provide care to, including those whose ages and sizes require a special set of knowledge and skills that recognizes their anatomy, physiology, and communication needs are not "adul…more
NCC Social Media – don’t miss the conversation
May 18, 2023
NCC has added more content to our social media outlets. Along with news and notices specific to NCC, we also share educational stories, relating to patient safety, clinical updates and professional practice.Join NCC social media, so you don’t m…more
2022 Milestones - Annual Review of NCC Activities
February 23, 2023
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 207,000 professionals since 1975. NCC currently has 12 active certificatio…more
Build on your Credentials with Nationally Accredited Magnet™ Approved Specialty Certification
January 5, 2023
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
Election Results for 2023 NCC Board of Directors and Officers
December 27, 2022
Chicago, IL – December 2022 – 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
Learn about upcoming changes to Magnet™ – ABSNC, NCCA and or ISO 17024 accreditation equals Magnet Approved!
November 28, 2022
In January 2022, the Magnet Recognition Program® stopped updating its “Magnet Approved List” and instead directs customers to use the accredited professional board certifications found on ABSNC, NCCA, and ISO 17024. Starting January 2…more
Spotlight on NCC's new Inpatient Antepartum Nursing exam!
November 22, 2022
The first national antepartum examination for nurses! Inpatient Antepartum Nursing (RNC-IAP) This core nursing certification is for nursing professionals that work in antepartum units providing care to pregnant women – before the baby is delive…more
NCC Announces Pass Rates for New Certification Exam Inpatient Antepartum Nursing.
November 16, 2022
Chicago, IL – November 2022 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the pass rates achieved for their newly launched CORE nursing certification exam and congratulates all candidates who were willing to test d…more
The 2023 NCC Board Nominations is now closed
October 10, 2022
2023 Board Nominations SlateThe 2023 slate of nominees for the NCC Board of Directors and the NCC Representative to the Nominating Committee is now closed. The nominee slate is posted for your review. No other individuals were put forward by a petiti…more
Announcing new PSA Campaign - “Certified Nurses Make a Difference”
September 16, 2022
The National Certification Corporation (NCC) in collaboration with other nationally accredited certification organizations is pleased to announce the launch of the public service campaign, “Certified Nurses Make a Difference”. This PSA hi…more