AONN+ FFL, Inc is pleased to share that the ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB), a wholly owned subsidiary of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has accredited our Oncology Nurse Navigator–Certified Generalist℠ (ONN-CG℠) and Oncology Patient Navigator–Certified Generalist℠ (OPN-CG℠) under ISO/IEC 17024, Conformity assessment – General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons effective August 3, 2020.
ANSI has determined that the AONN+ FFL certification process has met the following key requirements:
- Balanced representation of stakeholders
- Continuous Quality Improvement
and has qualified the process as a high-quality opportunity for navigators to distinguish themselves.
The ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) is the largest multidisciplinary ISO/IEC 17011 accreditation body in North America, with comprehensive signatory status across the multilateral recognition arrangements of the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) and International Accreditation Forum (IAF). The ANAB accreditation portfolio includes management systems certification bodies, calibration and testing labs, product certification bodies, personnel credentialing organizations, forensic test and calibration service providers, inspection bodies, police crime units, greenhouse gas validation and verification bodies, reference material producers, and proficiency test providers.
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