1. Prior application of one year before expiration of certificate.
2. Have necessary documents for recertification
For re-certification acertificantsshould
apply one year prior to expiration of their certificates and if all documents
needed for recertification are available. Note that certificants who
allow there certificates to expire risk not been able renew there certification
and been able to practice dependent upon state-specific regulations.
A certificants may renew
certificate under two options:
1. Should meet the current clinical practice or any other necessary field or
or continuing with education as required by AANPCP
2. if certification applies and takes appropriate Family, Adult, or
Recertification is achieved through law. That is those who have not renewed
their certificate are not allowed to work under AANP. It is reasonable because
it allows those who have specialized to have there certificate updated. also to
those who have misbehaved in the work to have there certificate degraded