The purpose of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Program is to provide a valid and reliable program for entry-level nurse practitioners to recognize their education, knowledge, and professional expertise. AANPCP provides a process for validation of an advanced practice registered nurse's qualifications and knowledge for practice as a primary care nurse practitioner.

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AANPCP Adult-Gero NP Certification receives NCCA Accreditation


AANPCP's Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (A-GNP) program received accreditation by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) through 1/31/2019. NCCA, the accrediting body of the Institute of Credentialing Excellence (ICE...   Read More

Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Certification receives Accreditation


The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) is pleased to announce accreditation of its Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (A-GNP) Program. Effective December 2013, the Accreditation Board of Specialty...   Read More

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Certification Examination Discount Expiration


Please note, the introductory discount of $150 USD for the Adult-Gerontology Primary Care certification examination will expire on December 31, 2013. Beginning January 1, 2014 the Adult-Gerontology exam will be offered at the regular rate of...   Read More

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