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.
Work Experience Required? NoOral or Written Exam Required? Yes Renewal Required? Every 1 Year(s) Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? YesRenew through Re-Examination? NoRenew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? YesDoes 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.