CCHP Program Growth Explodes in Fourth Quarter 2021 With 198 Certifications

Posted Jan 4, 2022

In the fourth quarter of 2021, Certified Correctional Health Professional status was attained by 173 individuals, making it the highest fourth quarter in the past 10 years. Many tested successfully at NCCHC's National Conference on Correctional Health Care, taking place in person in November 2021 for the first time in two years. 

Specialty certification was earned by 2 mental health professionals (CCHP-MH), 4 physicians (CCHP-P) and 18 registered nurses (CCHP-RN). Jessica Young, JD, of Advanced Correctional Healthcare, received her CCHP-A, advanced certification. The CCHP board of trustees congratulates all of them.

These certifications took effect January 1. Download lists of these individuals here:


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