The The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board, Inc. has done business as the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) since 1993 and changed its business name from AANP Certification Program (AANPCP) to the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) in 2017. The updated logo and name appear on all official AANPCB documents and materials.
Provide excellence in testing and certification for nurse practitioners.
Adhere to and uphold the highest standards for the certification of nurse practitioners.
Provide a valid and reliable program for nurse practitioners to recognize their education, knowledge, and professional expertise, and to provide a process for validation of an advanced practice registered nurse?s qualifications and knowledge for practice as a nurse practitioner.
The following Core Values support the mission and vision of the AANPCB:
An NP who is certified by AANPCB is referred to as a Certificant, indicating that the individual has successfully met the following requirements for certification by AANPCB. All Certificants:
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