addition to other requirements, my CDM status assisted me
in receiving a promotion and a raise."
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Be Certified By NISPC?
certification is the public's assurance that an individual has met
rigorous standards endorsed by a national professional body. Most
employers welcome and respect certification by a national body the
certification agency is often used to verify credentials, and certification
limits liability claims.
is a fundamental standard among major health professions in this
country. Whereas licensure is important to legally perform the work
of a profession, certification is important for internal professional
recognition and external verification and accountability. NISPC's
standards are just that kind.
The NISPC credential is nationally recognized and
requires no additional steps for a pharmacist when moving between
NISPCs collaborative effort with the National
Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) in developing the certification
examination meets the highest standards by providing a psychometrically
sound examination in the various disease states. After all, NABP
is the body that administers the test that nearly every pharmacist*
in the United States must pass in order to obtain a pharmacy license.
certification stands for professionalism. The
NISPC designation, Certified Disease Manager (CDM), offers much
more than a series of letters after your name. It indicates the
highest level of professionalism and proficiency in specific disease
states. NISPC is the national professional, credentialing organization
for pharmacists seeking to become credentialed in specific disease
states. NISPC certification guarantees that these professionals
have met rigorous standards of training and competency and have
passed a national examination. To the public, these letters inspire
trust. To payers, they inspire confidence, and they know theyre
dealing with pharmacists armed with the latest research and knowledge.
certification is a symbol of your personal and professional commitment.
Because NISPC certification is perceived
as the model of excellence relating to specific disease states within
our profession, obtaining the NISPC credential demonstrates your
commitment to excellence as well.
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