Professional Nurse Development Program
Stanford Health Care's Professional Nursing Development Program (PNDP) promotes the life-long pursuit of expertise of the clinical nurse.
Stanford Health Care recognizes and rewards nurses who strive for excellence in the delivery of the highest quality of patient care, while demonstrating commitment to the profession of nursing.
PNDP Eligibility Criteria:
- New/Promotion AFTER Jan 1, 2020 – REQUIRED ANCC or CNO approved certification*
- Current CN III/IVs - Certification NOT REQUIRED until contract renewal (2022)
*Is either the most applicable certification in the Nurse’s area of specialty or one that supports the basic clinical practice in the Nurse’s area of work.
*Approved by ANCC or one which the CNO, in her or his discretion, has approved and added to a list of approved certifications.
Contract Updates 2019 - 2022
Application Cycle Dates: February 1, June 1, October 1