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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.
November 2015- The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) elections for 2016 Commissioner Positions were held October 18th - 31st, 2015. AANPCP is pleased to announce... Read More
October 22, 2015 - The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Membership Organization is currently updating... Read More
October 2015 - All Certificants who vote will be entered into a random drawing to win one of two certification renewal fees. NPs currently certified by AANPCP are responsible for electing the... Read More
October 2015 - To ensure the on-going security of our website, AANPCP periodically upgrades our Internet servers. Our recent upgrade may result in... Read More
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P.O. Box 12926
Austin, TX 78711-2926
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2600 Via Fortuna, Ste 240
Austin, TX 78746
Main (512) 637-0500
Fax (512) 637-0540
E-mail RN license, Unofficial Transcripts, etc. to: Certification@aanpcert.org
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