AALNC

    Mission and Objectives

    Mission

    The mission of the ALNCCB certification program is to promote expertise and professionalism in legal nurse consulting by recognizing practitioners who have met defined qualifications and demonstrated knowledge through a certification examination in the specialty.

    The certification program is not designed to determine who is qualified or who shall engage in legal nurse consulting, but rather to promote a level of expertise and professionalism by documenting individual performance as measured against a predetermined level of knowledge about legal nurse consulting.

    Objectives

    • Recognizes legal nurse consultants who have met eligibility criteria and demonstrated a defined level of knowledge of the principles and practices of legal nurse consulting for employers, clients, the public, and members of other nursing specialties.
    • Encourages legal nurse consultants to further their professional development by achieving and maintaining certification in the specialty.
    • Promotes the recognition of legal nurse consulting as a specialty practice of nursing.