wavy_line

 

 

Why Is Accreditation Important?
Certificates, Certification, and Credentialing
Nurses
Addiction Professionals
Certified Nursing Assistants & Certified Hemodialysis Technicians
Certified Managed Care Nurse (CMCN)
Diabetes Educators
Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition
Massage Therapists
Occupational Therapists/Occupational Therapy Assistants
Respiratory Therapists/Respiratory Care Practitioners
Social Workers (ASWB)
Organizations Recognizing Continuing Education (CE) by ALLEGRA Learning Solutions
State Requirements

Why Is Accreditation Important?

ALLEGRA Learning’s national accreditation distinguishes us as a provider of high-quality educational activities. ALLEGRA Learning has voluntarily submitted to a rigorous external review and has consistently demonstrated the ability to provide excellent, high-quality continuing education courses and programs for many health care professionals. Our review includes an in-depth assessment of our leadership, resources, educational design processes, and ongoing evaluation of course outcomes. We are proud to be able to provide you with outstanding educational activities that support your continuing professional growth. To further understand the importance of quality continuing education, we encourage you to read The Value of Accreditation for Continuing Nursing Education: Quality Education Contributing to Quality Outcomes.

Certificates, Certification, and Credentialing

Certificate, certifications, and credentialing are different in their focus, requirements, and end result (such as “letters” after one’s name). For more information about these aspects of professional development, and organizations that provide national certification and credentialing for nurses, click here…

Nurses

ANCC Sub Brand Names v2American Nurses Credentialing Center
ALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC was awarded Accreditation with Distinction, the highest recognition awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Accreditation Program.

Accreditation refers to recognition of continuing nursing education only and does not imply ALLEGRA Learning Solutions or Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product(s).

ALLEGRA Learning Solutions courses are acceptable for continuing education in all states.

California Board of Registered Nurses
CA Board of Nursing logoProvider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP 14693 for the number of hours stated.

District of Columbia Board of Nursing
ALLEGRA Learning Solutions (CE Broker Provider # 50-12076) submits all continuing education records to CE Broker after successful completion. Note: Contact hours may differ between state boards.

Florida Board of Nursing
Florida Dept of HealthALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing education by the Florida Board of Nursing (CE Provider # 50-12076). Note: Contact hours may differ between state boards.


CE-Broker--automatically-links-stamp-_WEBALLEGRA Learning Solutions submits all continuing education records to CE Broker after successful completion. For further information, click here…

Florida Council of Licensed Midwifery
ALLEGRA Learning Solutions (CE Broker Provider # 50-12076) submits all continuing education records to CE Broker after successful completion. Note: Contact hours may differ between state boards.

Addiction Professionals

NAADAC--PROVIDER EPS graphic copy.jpgNational Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
ALLEGRA Learning Solutions is an approved provider with the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) (Provider #107194).


Certified Nursing Assistants & Certified Hemodialysis Technicians

California Nursing Assistants (CNAs) and Certified Hemodialysis Technicians (CHTs)
The California Department of Health, Aid, and Technician Certification Section accepts continuing education offered by CA-BRN approved providers.
CE-Broker--automatically-links-stamp-_WEBFlorida Board of Nursing–Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs)
ALLEGRA Learning Solutions (CE Broker Provider #50-12076) submits all continuing education records to CE Broker after successful completion. Note: Contact hours may differ between state boards.

Certified Managed Care Nurse (CMCN)

The American Board of Managed Care Nursing recognizes all of ALLEGRA Learning Solutions’ ANCC accredited courses for continuing education credit for Certified Managed Care Nurses (CMCNs).

Diabetes Educators

National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE)

ncbde logoALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. To satisfy the requirement for renewal of certification by continuing education for the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE), continuing education activities must be applicable to diabetes and approved by a provider on the NCBDE List of Recognized Providers (www.ncbde.org). NCBDE does not approve continuing education. ALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC is accredited by ANCC and therefore is on the list of NCBDE Recognized Providers.

Florida Council of Dietetics and NutritionCE-Broker

Dietitians, Nutritionists, and Nutrition Counselors
ALLEGRA Learning Solutions (CE Broker Provider # 50-12076) submits all continuing education records to CE Broker after successful completion. Note: Contact hours may differ between state boards.

Massage Therapists

ncbtmb-approvedproviderNational Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork

ALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider.

Provider Number 451562-11

** Please check each course or certificate program to determine if it is eligible for contact hours.

Florida Board of Massage Therapists

Georgia Board of Massage Therapy
ALLEGRA Learning Solutions (CE Broker Provider #50-12076) submits all continuing education records to CE Broker after successful completion. Note: Contact hours may differ between state boards.

Occupational Therapists/Occupational Therapy Assistants

APP-Provider-RGBALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC, is an approved provider of continuing education for occupational therapists by the American Occupational Therapy Association.

Approved Provider # 3166

The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

Continuing education approved by the American Occupational Therapy Association is accepted for relicensure by the state boards for occupational therapists in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Respiratory Therapists/Respiratory Care Practitioners

Florida Board of Respiratory Care

ALLEGRA Learning Solutions (CE Broker Provider #50-12076) submits all continuing education records to CE Broker after successful completion. Note: Contact hours may differ between state boards.

ANCC Courses
The following states accept any ANCC accredited courses with content appropriate to the application of theory or the clinical application of theory pertaining to the practice of respiratory care. It is the responsibility of the individual therapist to contact his or her state board for approval.

Alabama, Arkansas, California, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia, Wyoming

Social Workers (ASWB)

ALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC, #1269, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. ALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 04/22/2015–04/22/2018.

These professionals can also obtain their CE through ASWB:

  • Licensed Educational Psychologists (LEP)
  • Marriage and Family Therapists (MFTs)
  • Social Workers (LCSW) and (ASW)

NOTE: Not all states or territories accept ACE approved courses. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. As of 1/1/15, the following states do not accept ACE accreditation:  Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Maine, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, Tennessee, and West Virginia. As of 1/1/15, Alberta, British Columbia, and the Virgin Islands do accept ACE accreditation.

Organizations Recognizing Continuing Education (CE) by ALLEGRA Learning Solutions

The following organizations recognize CE offered by ANCC Accredited Providers.

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • AACN Certification Corporation
  • American Board of Managed Care Nursing
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • Association of Forensic Nurses
  • Competency and Credentialing Institute
  • Emergency Nurses Association
  • Forensic Nurses Certification Board
  • Genetic Nursing Credentialing Association
  • Genetic Nursing Credentialing Commission
  • National Certification Corporation
  • Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
  • Oncology Nursing Certification Board
  • Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

State Requirements

For further information about specific state requirements for continuing nursing education, click here.

Continuing Education Accreditation

PLEASE NOTE: If you require continuing education credit from a board or association or licensing agency not listed above, please contact that agency for individual approval. Participants are responsible for verifying the number of contact hours required by their board/association/agency for licensure as these change from time to time. Participants are encouraged to verify course acceptability with their respective agency prior to paying for continuing education course(s) to assure they meet the requirements of the respective agency.

For further information about accreditation, please contact us.