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


AANPCB News & Information

AANP Certification Program becomes the AANP Certification Board

12/28/2016

Effective January 2017, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board, Inc. will change its business name and acronym...   Read More

Dec. 1st, 2016 - Adult NP Certification Exam Application deadline.

11/23/2016

November 2016 - The last day to submit an application to take the Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Certification Examination is Thursday, December 1st, 2016. The exam is being...   Read More

2017 Election Results

11/14/2016

2017 Election Results - The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board is pleased to announce that Dixie Harms, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C, BC-ADM, FAANP and Kerri L. Rupe, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, COHN-S, FAANP were elected...   Read More

2017 Commissioner Elections open Oct. 16th. Vote to win your next Recert fee.

10/04/2016

October 2016 - Commissioner Elections are held annually in October via secure electronic voting format. Certificants will soon receive electronic notification from Certification@AANPCERT.ORG with instructions for voting...   Read More

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