Professional development through continuing education and academic programs is essential for staying current in this world of rapidly changing clinical practice guidelines and advancing healthcare technology. The NPHF supports NPs in their quest to provide high quality care by providing accredited CE and non-accredited educational programs, as well as scholarship and award programs.

Accredited Continuing Education

NPHF is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Continuing Education

The following programs are available through the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation for education for nurse practitioners and nurses:

Live CE Programs

Opioid Education and Schedule

Online CE Programs 

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Pain Management and Opioids: Balancing Risks and Benefits

Tuition Free

Accredited Continuing Education (3 hours)

Opioid Prescribing: Update 2016

Tuition Free

Accredited Continuing Education (2 hours)

Behavioral Strategies for Smoking Cessation: Practical Tools for Busy Primary Care Clinicians
(2 hours)

Tuition Free

Accredited Continuing Education



Free session of your choice

Accredited Continuing Education


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Derm for Primary Care

CA BRN accredited CE


Non-Accredited Education


Icon Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis 2012: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment (1.1 MB)

Non-Accredited Education

Questions? Contact:

Pam Jenkins, MS, NP
Program Director, Continuing Education & Special Projects
Office: 831-484-9243