Medical credentials

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Healthcare professional credentials are credentials awarded to healthcare practitioners as a way to standardize level of education and ability to provide care. The credentials are seen behind the name of the practitioner in order of most permanent to least permanent (i.e., Jane Doe, PhD, RN, CCRN).

Diagnostics[edit]

  • Nuclear Medicine Technician
    • Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Medicine
  • Radiology technologist
    • Associate of Applied Science in Radiology Technology

Medicine[edit]

Physicians[edit]

Clinicians[edit]

Technicians[edit]

Nursing[edit]

Nurses[edit]

Assistants[edit]

Pharmacy[edit]

Technicians[edit]

Certified Phar[2]macy Technician

Surgery[edit]

Technicians[edit]

Therapeutics[edit]

Therapy practitioners[edit]

Therapy assistants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ECFMG 2008 Information Booklet - Reference Guide for Medical Education Credentials". 
  2. ^ Pharmacy Certification Board (PTCB)