About the 2-year Check-in
For most CRNAs who recertified or initially certified in 2016, your next step in the CPC Program is the 2-year Check-in. Watch your inbox soon for notices. The window is now open. Not sure of your deadline? See the chart below. Not sure when you recertified? Click "verify credential" in the top right corner of this page.
What is the 2-year Check-in?
Under the former “recertification” program, CRNAs came back every two years. That check-in and billing timing
The 2-year Check-in will be a simple, online process to:
- validate your state licensure*
- confirm continuing practice**
- update your contact information
- review your progress towards CPC Program compliance and make plans for the next two years
- pay the $110 credentialing fee (the same amount as in the past) What your fee supports
When will I check in?
The CPC Program is based on an 8-year period comprised of two 4-year cycles. Every four years, you will demonstrate CPC Compliance (formerly “recertify”).This is when you confirm that you have achieved the CPC Program requirements (60 Class A, 40 Class B; Core Modules are optional in the first 4-year cycle). Don’t worry - you will be reminded to check in at the 2-year mark to provide or confirm the information noted above. The 2-year Check-in window will be open starting in April. So, what does that timeline look like?
If you recertified (or were originally certified) in 2016: You entered the CPC Program at that time and will check back in 2018 through a simple, online process. You will demonstrate CPC compliance (formerly “recertify”) in 2020.
If you recertified (or were originally certified) in 2017: You entered the CPC Program at that time and will check back in 2019 through a simple, online process. You will demonstrate CPC compliance (formerly “recertify”) in 2021.
*Regarding licensure: Note that verification of licensure and practice is a requirement of not only the
**Regarding continuing practice: With the CPC Program, although CRNAs are required to engage in
† The Performance Standard assessment is taken just once (by 2024 or 2025) to determine where you stand in relation to the
Video: CPC Program 2-year Check-in Overview
The CPC Program 2-year Check-in is completed at the mid-point of each 4-year CPC cycle.This video tutorial will walk you through each step of the 2-year Check-in. See More at our Youtube channel!
Watch the videos above or download the 2-year Check-in Step by Step process PDF.