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No New ANCC Tests after 2022

Effective January 1, 2023, JNP will no longer offer NEW opportunities that are approved by ANCC. We will continue to accept applications for all ACTIVE ANCC-approved CE articles until they expire. Contact Dawn Nahlen with questions.

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The Journal for Nurse Practitioners - CE Program

About Continuing Education (CE)
Each issue of the Journal for Nurse Practitioners includes one article with a continuing education activity accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity is provided by Elsevier. Elsevier is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Elsevier is provider approved by the Florida Board of Nursing. The Florida provider number is #50-4681. Elsevier is provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. The California provider number is #CEP17208.

The authors and the CE providers work together to develop questions and evaluations for each CE activity.

Each CE exercise consists of a single exam with short questions followed by a brief post-test evaluation. To start an exercise, select an exercise below. We recommend that you read the program description before taking a test. You may complete the exercise in one sitting or you may save your work in progress and complete it at a later date. You may create a free personal account to return to your work in progress and track your progress through the program.

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RECEIVING CE CREDIT

After reading the article, complete the multiple choice examination and evaluation online. A score of 70% must be achieved to pass the exam. The exam may be taken more than once. A certificate with the credit awarded may be printed from the online website. Each CE activity is $5.

ACCESS TO THE ONLINE VERSION OF THE JOURNAL FOR NURSE PRACTITIONERS

All content in JNP is free access to subscribers and qualified recipients.

If purchasing the individual certificate, please purchase one-at-a-time to ensure proper records are established for your participation per exam.

Successful applicants will receive a certificate of completion with the date the test was purchased.

Overall objective

Continuing education learning activities are designed to augment the knowledge, skills, and attitudes of nurses and therefore enrich the nurses’ contributions to quality health care.

Target Audience

These activities are designed for nurses and nurse practitioners.

ABOUT OUR EXAM PROCESS
If you get a blank screen when clicking on an exam, you need to enable pop-ups in your browser:

  1. Scroll to the top and click on the message regarding "pop-ups."
  2. Agree to allow pop-ups (for this program only) and follow the additional prompts.
  3. The exam will then appear.
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EXAM LIST FOR THE JOURNAL FOR NURSE PRACTITIONERS

Click on an exam title to access an exam. You will be asked to verify your CE account. If you do not have a CE account you will be asked to create one. Your CE account is different and separate from your Journal Subscription account.

21 Exams

Accredited by: Nurse Practitioner Alternatives or Elsevier, as noted in each test

Exam Title
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Credit HoursExpires On
(Midnight, US Eastern Time)
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November 2022
130 November 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2022
11 October 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2022
11 September 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
06/03/2022
11 July 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
05/13/2022
11 May 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2022
11 May 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2022
11 April 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2022
11 March 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2022
11 February 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
December 2021
11 January 2024
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2021
11 November 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2021
11 October 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
August 2021
11 September 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
7/22/2022
118 August 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2021
11 July 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2021
11 June 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2021
11 May 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2021
11 April 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2021
11 March 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2021
11 February 2023
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November/December 2020
11 January 2023
103 Exams
Exam Title
Click title to access an exam in a new browser window. How to enable pop-ups?
If you get a blank screen when clicking on an exam, you need to enable pop-ups in your browser:
  1. Scroll to the top and click on the message regarding "pop-ups."
  2. Agree to allow pop-ups (for this program only) and follow the additional prompts. The exam will then appear.
  3. If your browser is Safari, follow these steps to enable pop-ups :
    a) open the Safari window;
    b) from the top menu click Safari;
    c)Unselect the option (if selected) - "Block Pop-Up Windows."
NOTE: Enabling pop-ups for this CME activity will not enable pop-ups for any other applications.
Credit HoursExpires On
(Midnight, US Eastern Time)
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2020
11 October 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2020
11 October 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
July/August 2020
11 September 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2020
11 July 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2020
11 June 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2020
11 May 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2020
11 April 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2020
11 March 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2020
11 February 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November/December 2019
11 January 2022
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2019
11 November 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2019
11 October 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
July/August 2019
11 September 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2019
11 June 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2019
11 June 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2019
11 May 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2019
11 April 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2019
11 March 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2019
11 February 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November/December 2018
11 January 2021
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2018
11 November 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2018
11 October 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
July/August 2018
11 September 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2018
11 July 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2018
11 June 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2018
11 May 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2018
11 April 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2018
11 March 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2018
11 February 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November/December 2017
11 January 2020
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2017
11 November 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2017
11 October 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
July/August 2017
11 September 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2017
11 July 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2017
11 June 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2017
11 May 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2017
11 April 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2017
11 March 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2017
11 February 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November/December 2016
11 January 2019
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2016
11 November 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2016
11 October 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
July-August 2016
11 September 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2016
11 July 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2016
11 June 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2016
11 May 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2016
11 April 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2016
11 March 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2016
11 February 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November-December 2015
11 January 2018
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2015
11 November 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2015
11 October 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
July 2015
11 September 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2015
11 July 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2015
11 June 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2015
11 May 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2015
11 April 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2015
11 March 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2015
11 February 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November-December 2014
11 January 2017
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2014
11 November 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2014
11 October 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
July-August 2014
11 September 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2014
11 July 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2014
11 June 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2014
11 May 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2014
11 April 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2014
11 March 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2014
11 February 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November/December 2013
11 January 2016
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2013
11 November 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2013
11 October 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
July/August 2013
11 September 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
June 2013
11 July 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
May 2013
11 June 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
April 2013
11 May 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
March 2013
11 April 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
February 2013
11 March 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
January 2013
11 February 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
November/December 2012
11 January 2015
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
October 2012
11 November 2014
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
September 2012
11 October 2014
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