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ABSNC Grants Accreditation to NCC’s Nurse Practitioner Certification Programs
November 28, 2016
BIRMINGHAN, AL October 27, 2016 —The Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification, Inc. (ABSNC), announced it has granted accreditation to the National Certification Corporation (NCC) for their Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) and W…more
NCC President inducted into the American Academy of Nursing as a Fellow
November 4, 2016
Chicago, IL – October, 2016 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the induction of NCC President, Suzanne Staebler, DNP, APRN, NNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN into the American Academy of Nursing as a fellow. Invitatio…more
The Alternate Certification Program (ACP) for Nurse Practitioners
October 3, 2016
Chicago, IL – September 2016 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce The Alternate Certification Program (ACP) for Neonatal Nurse Practitioners and Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioners. The program w…more
2016 Nurse Practitioner Program Director Meeting - Hosted by NCC
September 9, 2016
Chicago, IL – September, 2016 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to share discussions from the national Nurse Practitioner (NP) Program Directors’ meeting hosted by NCC. On August 31, 2016, a group of 70 Neona…more
“Certified Nurses are Everywhere!” wins PSA honors award
July 29, 2016
Chicago, IL – August, 2016 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is proud to announce “Certified Nurses are Everywhere!” has been recognized as one of the top 10 Public Service Announcement (PSA) campaigns from 2015. …more
The NCC EFM Tracing Game... already played 10,000 times!
June 2, 2016
The NCC EFM Tracing Game had a busy May with tracings being identified over 10,000 times. Take a moment to test your Electronic Fetal Monitoring (EFM) skills by playing the NCC EFM Tracing Game. This web game uses NICHD terminology to identify strip …more
NCC debuts new EFM Toolkit at ACOG’s 2016 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting.
May 1, 2016
Chicago, IL – May, 2016 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the debut of the NCC EFM Toolkit at ACOG’s 2016 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecolo…more
NCC Achieves NCCA Accreditation Renewal
January 29, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NCC achieves National Accreditation renewal for its Credentialing Programs Chicago, IL - October, 2015 - The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce that the National Commission of Certifying Agencies (NC…more
NCC Maintenance Due Dates have Changed!
January 1, 2016
Effective January 1, 2016: All maintenance due dates are on the 15th of the month, instead of the end of the month. All individuals due to maintain NCC certification in 2016, 2017, 2018 or beyond have a new maintenance due date. This change effects a…more
NCC Remembers Warren H. Pearse, MD
November 23, 2015
It is with sadness that the leadership of NCC received word recently of the death of Warren H. Pearse, M.D. We wish to extend our condolences to Dr. Pearse’s family and friends along with our profound gratitude for his efforts in creating NCC a…more