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Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care

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Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care
9605 Medical Center Drive, Suite 250, Rockville
Maryland 20850


The role of the primary care pediatric nurse practitioner is to provide care to children from birth through young adult with an in-depth knowledge and experience in pediatric primary health care including well child care and prevention/management of common pediatric acute illnesses and chronic conditions. This care is provided to support optimal health of children within the context of their family, community, and environmental setting.

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care Website


Work Experience Required? No

Oral or Written Exam Required? Yes

Renewal Required? Every 1 Year(s)

Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? Yes

Renew through Re-Examination? No

Renew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? Yes

Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? Yes

This certification is accredited by NCCA.
Read more about NCCA.

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