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NCCPA currently provides two types of APIs for registered third party users.

Board Certification Status

RESTful API to provide registered third parties with information about Physician Assistants' current NCCPA board certification status.

Board Certification Status License Agreement

Category 1 CME

Allows authorized third parties to create category 1 CME activities for credits earned by a PA on their behalf. Fees apply.

Category 1 CME License Agreement

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If you have general questions about API access, contact us at 678-417-8100.

If you are ready to get started with obtaining API access with NCCPA, please email us at and indicate the type of API access you're interested in. Please give us 3 business days to respond to your request.