Becoming a Certified Correctional Health Professional is the next step in your professional advancement.
It is a step toward increased knowledge, greater professional recognition and identification as a leader
in the complex and ever-changing field of correctional health care. Achieving certification is the surest way to prove that you are equipped to meet these challenges.
Professionals from many different disciplines and work settings have earned the CCHP designation. All correctional health professionals who meet the eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply.
To apply online, you must first log in to (or create) your NCCHC account.
CCHP, CCHP-MH, CCHP-RN: Get recognition for your expertise
Learn the answers to common concerns about taking the exams and get ready for the next big opportunity in your professional career. Explore how to apply, the philosophy behind the exams and how you can prepare for success. 45 minutes.
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Certification as a Talent Management Strategy
Corrections is a unique environment from a staffing perspective because it’s not a place that can easily absorb staffing shortages, nor is that a safe idea. You might need to sometimes fill a position with a warm body, but what price are you willing to pay for someone ill-equipped for the job? The cost to replace employees can cripple a tight budget. The answer is talent management. Read more »