dcsimg

Virginia Nurse Informatics Certification - VA

Health care professionals that are interested in receiving Virginia nursing informatics certification must first acquire the formal education and professional experience required prior to application. For instances, individuals must hold a baccalaureate, master, or doctorate degree in nursing. Also, at least thirty hours of previous continuing education hours in informatics is required. Furthermore, all applicants must hold an active register nurse’s license. Finally, prior work experience in clinical nursing and nursing informatics (or a degree in nursing informatics) is expected. If all eligibility requirements have been fulfilled, then an “Informatics Nursing Certification Application” must be obtained through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) website. After the completed application and all requested documentation is received and approved by the ANCC, applicants will receive an “Eligibility Notice” and then may sit for a nurse informatics national competency examination.

An application and examination fee of between $270 and $390 must accompany submitted application. Upon passing examination, the ANCC will grant Virginia nursing informatics certification, valid for five years. Certification renewal fees will cost between $200 and $350.  The completion of seventy-five hours of continuing education hours is required at the time of each certification renewal. Nurse informatics continuing education activities can be earned through participation in in-service training, academic credits, independent study, professional workshops, industry seminars, online activities, and career-related presentations.

ANCC
P.O. Box 791333
Baltimore, Maryland 21279
(800) 284-2378

Nursing Informatics Schools

Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Searching Searching ...

            Matching School Ads
            Practical Nursing - Diploma

            Experience the Rewards of Caring, With ECPI’s Medical Careers Institute, you can Earn Your Bachelor’s Degree in 2.5 Years or Your Associate’s Even Sooner through Our Year-Round Schedule!

             

            What Are You Waiting For?

            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            Practical Nursing Diploma
            • Designated as a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media.
            • Listed as a 2015 Best for Vets school in the Career & Technical College category by Military Times.
            • Offers programs in health science, business, legal studies, technology, and skilled trades such as HVAC and building maintenance &    repair.
            • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
            • 3 campuses located in Virginia, South Carolina, and Florida.
            Show more [+]
            Medical Assisting

            WELCOME TO KAPLAN UNIVERSITY

            Online Education That Fits Your Life

            For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.

            Globally Renowned Purdue to Acquire Kaplan University

            Purdue University, one of the nation's most respected universities, will acquire Kaplan University and create a new, nonprofit, public institution within the Purdue system. Pending regulatory approvals, this exciting transition is expected to take place later this year. This change will be seamless—during the transition, you will still be able to enroll at Kaplan University, earn a high-quality education, and meet your educational and career goals.

            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            Medical Assistant
            • Offers accelerated programs w/ flexible schedules & professional instruction
            • Multiple accredited campuses across 9 states including CA, TX, NV, & PA
            • 10 + programs including Practical Nursing, Dental and Medical Assisting
            • Provides professional development training & career planning resources
            • Military Student Center (MSC) is committed to the success of military students
            Show more [+]