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2019 Milestones -- Annual review of NCC activities
February 17, 2020
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 175,000 professionals since 1975. 16,306 new registrants signed up for an …more
NCC Board Member receives POCN America’s Top NP award
November 8, 2019
NCC Board Member Kahlil Demonbreun, WHNP-BC, RNC-OB, ANP-BC, DNP, FAANP has received the 2019 America’s Top NP (ATNP) Award for Women’s Health from the Point of Care Network (POCN).POCN is the largest network of nurse practitioners (NPs) …more
Have you accessed the free EFM toolkit at NCC-EFM.org?
July 31, 2019
NCC-EFM.org is one of many free resources offered by NCC to enhance professional practice and to support our certified professionals. Use the NCC EFM Tracing Game to test your EFM skills. This web game uses NICHD terminology to identify tracing eleme…more
Report of findings for the 2018 WHNP Workforce Survey!
May 31, 2019
Last October you may have participated in the 2018 NPWH Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Workforce Demographics and Compensation Survey. This survey was created by The National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health (NPWH) in collabora…more
Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Neonate, 2nd Ed.– is Available at Amazon
February 28, 2019
The NCC publication Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Neonate, 2nd Ed. has been released and is... Available at Amazon Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Neonate has been re-organized to provide the reader better transition…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
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
NCC PSA campaign, “Your Baby Communicates” – wins award!
November 2, 2018
The NCC PSA campaign “Your Baby Communicates”, has received an award for being rated in the top 30% of all PSAs in 2017 (as reported by Nielsen Media Research).This PSA campaign was expected to generate 100 impressions, as of September 30…more
NCC has been accepted as a member of the Professional Certification Coalition
August 3, 2018
NCC has joined the newly formed Professional Certification Coalition (PCC) a coalition designed to stem and counteract harmful legislative initiatives that undermine the recognition of certifications developed by non-governmental organizations. Spear…more
Neonatal Imaging… Receives an “Outstanding” Review
June 1, 2018
Chicago, IL – June 2018 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to share the below professional review of its publication Neonatal Imaging. Jay P. Goldsmith, MD of Tulane University School of Medicine has professionally …more