The National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
The leader in quality nurse practitioner education
The National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) is
the only organization specifically devoted to promoting quality nurse
practitioner (NP) education at the national and international levels.
Starting in 1974 as a small group of educators meeting to develop the
first NP curriculum guidelines, NONPF has evolved as the leading
organization for NP faculty sharing the commitment of excellence in NP
education. Today, the organization represents a global network of NP
NONPF has achieved broad recognition for its leadership role in
developing and maintaining NP educational resources. First released in
1990 and subsequently updated in 1995, 2000, 2002, and 2006, the NONPF
domains and core competencies for NP practice have provided guidance to
curriculum development across NP programs. NONPF has also led the
development of entry-level competencies for NP specialty practice and of
national guidelines for NP educational programs. These seminal
documents support the preparation of highly qualified health
NONPF provides valuable resources and enhances the promotion and tenure of NP faculty.
| NEWS AND EVENTS ||FEATURED RESOURCES|
Join NONPF on November 7-8, 2014 for a special meeting, Building Blocks for Competency-based Clinical NP Education: An Interactive Faculty Forum.
Registration will close November 1, unless space fills sooner.
Statements: See Statements Page to view statements on topics such as acute and primary care NP practice, independent practice, and much more. New! The Nurse Practitioner Roundtable released on May 6 a statement about postgraduate education opportunities.
| The Call for Nominations for the NONPF Board is now open. Application deadline is November 14, 2014. || Competencies: Core for all NPs; Population Focused Competencies 2013; Other - See Competencies Page|
Mark your calendars now for the 41st Annual NONPF Meeting in Baltimore, MD - April 23-26, 2015!
| Faculty Resources: A variety of tools and materials to support the faculty role. See the resources page for Members only.|
|Call for Faculty Practice Plans! Submit your program's faculty practice plan in consideration for posting on the NONPF site as an exemplary model.||ACA Implementation - See information and resources for faculty, students, and patients. See the ACA resource page.|
NONPF is providing an Ebola Resource Information page for nurse practitioner educators interesting in accessing ebola-related information.
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