American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC/Magnet®/Pathway to Excellence®)

ANCC introduced DAISY to the international nursing community and has continued to ensure that DAISY is front and center at the Magnet and Pathway Conferences as well as offering DAISY Nurses a deeply discounted rate to become certified through ANCC. The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) is a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association. ANCC's internationally renowned credentialing programs certify and recognize individual nurses in specialty practice areas. ANCC recognizes healthcare organizations that promote nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes while providing safe, positive work environments. In addition, ANCC accredits healthcare organizations that provide and approve continuing nursing education and accredits transition to practice programs and prepares nurses for new practice roles. ANCC is the only nurse credentialing organization to successfully achieve ISO 9001: 2015 certification.