As a follow-up to our virtual Town Hall meeting in October 2016, ICE will discuss the activities around the maintenance of certification issue on September 21, 2017.
his 2011 white paper, authored by Timothy Muckle, PhD, will explore a number of facets of the foray into the development of innovative item formats by one credentialing organization (National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists, or NBCRNA).
In addition to summarizing the implementation of alternative item types, the paper will discuss overall benefits of the project, with a particular focus on value added to the credential, as well as lessons learned and recommendations for decision-making for other organizations.
This paper provides tips for the development of clear and concise RFPs, including how to describe the goods and services your organization is seeking and the criteria for judging the responses.Just as important, this paper will provide examples of pitfalls likely to confuse contractors and vendors, resulting in proposals that are difficult to judge.
The NCCA Standards for the Acceditation of Certification, for organizations wishing to seek accreditation for one or more of their certification programs.
The purpose of this white paper is to offer practitioners guidance on designing and evaluating score reports along with examples of various practices from programs within the industry.