AANP vs ANCC – Understanding the Two Types of FNP Board Certification

Med-ChallengerMedical News, Nurse Practitioner, Personal Education

AANP vs ANCC Certification

Here are the differences between the two FNP Certification exams: The sports adage “practice like you play because you will play like you practice” is just as true when it comes to getting ready for the boards. Make sure the review course you choose to prepare for the boards uses practice questions like you’ll see on the actual exam and … Read More

12 Tips for Avoiding Opioid-related Prescription Trouble

Med-ChallengerEmergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Personal Education

Opioid Prescription Best Practices

Your medical license is likely your most valuable – and expensive – investment. Don’t lose it by taking needless risks that could result in the diversion of prescription drugs to illegitimate use. Understand the laws designed to prevent diversion, know how the government investigates and prosecutes it, and apply practical steps you can take right now to stay on the … Read More

AAENP Emergency Nurse Practitioner Review Course with ANCC Contact Hour CNE

Adam WandermanNurse Practitioner

aaenp emergency nurse practitioner review course ancc contact hour cne

Med-Challenger’s emergency nurse practitioner course covers content areas for both the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and the American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners (AAENP) emergency NP certification exam, including clinical knowledge needed to practice in a modern-day emergency department, such as emergency medical screening, decision-making, differential diagnosis, patient management, and professional/legal/ethical issues related to emergency NP practice. With … Read More

AANP / ANCC FNP Family Nurse Practitioner Review with ANCC contact hours

Adam WandermanNurse Practitioner

Family Nurse Practitioner Review Course

Med-Challenger’s Nurse Practitioner review course covers the FNP exam blueprint for both American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) family nurse practitioner certification exams, including clinical knowledge in family/individuals across the life span (prenatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, elderly, and frail elderly primary care). The course is written by Nurse Practitioners for Nurse Practitioners. Med-Challenger’s … Read More

Med-Challenger ENP Education Case Study: Drexel University ENP Program

Med-ChallengerGroup Education & Training, Nurse Practitioner

Drexel University ENP Program Case Study

This ENP education case study outlines how emergency nurse practitioner ENP programs can ultimately improve ENP training efficiency and performance outcomes with the adoption of online group knowledge assessment and performance tracking tools. With the 2017 accreditation by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) of the Emergency Nurse Practitioner – Certified (ENP-C) designation, ENP’s became one of the now … Read More

Pharmacotherapy CEs for Nurse Practitioners, CNSs & APRNs

Med-ChallengerNurse Practitioner

Nurse practitioners (NPs), Certified Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNSs), and Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs) need to earn Pharmacotherapy CEs as part of their maintenance of certification requirements. Per the ANCC, contact hours in pharmacotherapeutics are needed by nurse practitioners (NP) and Certified Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS) for certification renewal. Nurses can easily earn ANCC pharmatherapeutic CEs by working through topic-based … Read More