The American Nurses Credentialing Center, a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association, just launched a convenient mobile app to support the tech demands of today's savvy nurses. Designed to accommodate the needs, busy lifestyles and digital communication preferences of nurses and other health care professionals, MyANCC™ brings users the ability to track professional development, apply for and renew certification, plus more — all at their fingertips in a user-friendly and intuitive mobile format for iPhones and Androids.
"MyANCC supports nurses with the ANCC certification and renewal process in a digital user friendly manner," said Vice President of Certification and Measurement Services Christine Leyden, MSN, RN. "MyANCC is a tool that nurses can leverage for professional development and career advancement with the leader in nursing certification, ANCC".
Practical and easy-to-use, the MyANCC app functions include:
- Apply for, renew and verify certification for employers.
- Track professional development.
- Review and update RN license information.
- Apply to serve as a content expert and earn credit to certification.
- Update personal employment demographics, mailing lists and communication preferences.
MyANCC is a free app available now at MyANCC.org, or through the iTunes App Store and Google Play.
The ANCC Certification Program is the gold standard for health care professionals. Certification validates a healthcare professional's specialized knowledge and continuing competency. Achieving ANCC certification demonstrates confidence to the public and commitment to excellence that employers trust. ANCC is the only global certifying body to offer RN, APRN, and interprofessional healthcare certification in emerging specialties.
The mission of the American Nurses Credentialing Center, a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association, is to promote excellence in nursing and health care globally through credentialing programs. ANCC's internationally renowned credentialing programs certify and recognize individual nurses in specialty practice areas. ANCC recognizes health care organizations that promote nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes while providing safe, positive work environments. In addition, ANCC accredits health care organizations that provide and approve continuing nursing education. ANCC is the only nurse credentialing organization to successfully achieve ISO 9001:2008 certification in the design, development and delivery of global credentialing services and support products for nurses and health care organizations.