Certification

The Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission (NNCC) develops, implements, coordinates, and evaluates all aspects of the nephrology nursing certification and recertification processes. If you have questions regarding certification or recertification, please contact NNCC.

  • Certification - Click to go to the NNCC web page containing information about the following examinations: Certified Nephrology Nurse (CNN), Certified Nephrology Nurse-Nurse Practitioner (CNN-NP), Certified Dialysis Nurse (CDN), Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician (CCHT), Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician-Advanced (CCHT-A), and Certified Dialysis LPN/LVN (CD-LPN/CD-LVN).
  • Recertification - Click to go to the NNCC web page containing information regarding CNN, CNN-NP, CDN, CCHT, CCHT-A, and CD-LPN/CD-LVN recertification.

The Value of Specialty Nursing Certification - Position Statement, American Board of Nursing Specialties [PDF]