Certified Professional in Patient SafetyTM credential (CPPS) is earned by professionals who have demonstrated a high level of proficiency in the core standards of patient safety. This credential is awarded through a thorough examination covering five patient safety domains:
- Patient Safety Risks and Solutions
- Measuring and Improving Performance
- Systems Thinking and Design / Human Factors
More than 4,000 professionals have earned the CPPS credential, representing all 50 US states and 20 countries.
Take a CPPS exam preparation course
October 7, 2021, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
Format: Live Webinar, $395
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NEW CPPS Scholarship Program for Nurses: Advancing Equity in Safety Certification
Through the generous support of Medtronic, in recognition of the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife, sixty scholarships for Black nurses, Indigenous nurses, and nurses of color were made available for the Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) credentialing program. The majority of the scholarship spots were filled in 2020 and the remaining 17 will be filled this year.
- Additional details about this scholarship available here
- Application form for one of the remaining scholarships available here
Scholarship application forms are due by September 30, 2021 by 11:59 PM ET.