NCPACP Online University

The NCPACP is proud to offer certification programs for healthcare professionals in acute and post-acute care settings.

These programs are comprised of online courses featuring the latest content.

Home Care Certification

This curriculum provides you with the required courses to attain your certification as a Post-Acute Care Certified Health Homecare Practitioner. It awards 23.25 hours of CE.

Duration: The course can be taken at your own pace and completed within 30 days from the time of purchase. After completion of the course, you can start utilizing the credentials PACCHCP.

Benefits of certification: Recognition by Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Communities, Hospice, Palliative Care and Home Care programs as a health care professional dedicated to providing superior care to patients. Certification validates your knowledge and skills to promote care transitions, care coordination, and avoidable readmissions. As a PACCHCP you will be recognized and respected by your peers and supervisors as a healthcare professional who has committed to raising the bar by taking a challenging curriculum for Post Acute Care.

1. HIPAA
2. Ethical Considerations for Palliative Care
3. Corporate Compliance
4. Spirituality and Healthcare
5. Writing and Following Doctor’s Orders
6. Preventing, Recognizing, and Reporting Patient Abuse
7. Patients’ Rights
8. Developing an Interdisciplinary, Individualized Plan of Care
9. QAPI
10. Home Health Basics
11. Basic Supervisory Skills
12. Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders
13. Prevention of Pressure Ulcers
14. Urinary Incontinence
15. Medication Reconciliation
16. Care Coordination
17. Empowering Clients Through ADLs
18. Safety in the Home
19. Personal Protective Equipment
20. Back Injury Prevention
21. Transmission-Based Precautions
22. Bloodborne Pathogens

Eligibility: Healthcare professional committed to promoting quality patient care in the homecare settings or interested in advancing their knowledge of the homecare environment
• RN’S/LPN’S
• Social Workers
• Recreational Therapists
• Physical and Occupational Therapist
• Care Coordinators
• Care Transitions Specialist
• Pharmacists

Post-Acute Care Certification

This curriculum provides you with the required courses to attain your certification as a Post-Acute Care Certified Health Practitioner. It awards 17.42 hours of CE.

Duration: The course can be taken at your own pace and completed within 30 days from the time of purchase. After completion of the course, you can start utilizing the credentials PACCHP.

Benefits of certification: Recognition by Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Communities, Hospice, Palliative Care and Home Care programs as a health care professional dedicated to providing superior care to patients. Certification validates your knowledge and skills to promote care transitions, care coordination, and avoidable readmissions. As a PACCHP you will be recognized and respected by your peers and supervisors as a healthcare professional who has committed to raising the bar by taking a challenging curriculum for Post Acute Care.

1. Abuse & Neglect Prevention Program
2. Care Coordination (Principles of Best Practice)
3. COPD Management
4. Intro to Infection Control
5. Diabetes (Nutritional Management)
6. Ethical Decision making
7. CHF management
8. Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement
9. Medication Reconciliation
10. Hospice and Advance Dementia
11. Interviewing the Patient
12. Nursing Admission data collection
13. Preventing Re-Hospitalization in LTC
14. Symptom Control in Palliative Care

Eligibility: Healthcare professional committed to promoting quality patient care in hospitals, nursing homes and homecare settings.
• RN’S/LPN’S
• Social Workers
• Recreational Therapists
• Physical and Occupational Therapist
• Care Coordinators
• Care Transitions Specialist
• Pharmacists