Certified Rapid Response Healthcare Professional

Certified Rapid Response Healthcare Professional

Who is Eligible

Licensed healthcare professionals, including:

  1. Nurse Practitioner (NP)
  2. Pharmacist
  3. Physician
  4. Registered Nurse
  5. Physician Assistant/Physician Associate
  6. Respiratory Therapist
  7. Paramedic

Learn more about who can become certified from our detailed list of eligible CRRP professionals..

Training Requirements

A minimum of 18 hours of continuing education in specific rapid response areas Learn more about CRRP certification training requirements.

Pre-approved, 3rd party trainings that meet the training requirements for certification include:

  1. Rapid Response Certification Training by PESI - Certification Fee Included!

Wondering if a course meets the requirements for certification? Submit a copy of or link to the course title, speaker, outline and learning objectives to info@evergreencertifications.com for review.

Additional Requirements

The applicant must attest that he/she has worked in critical care, emergency medicine, ALS/critical care transport, or part of a rapid response team/code team for at least 2,080 hours within the past 2 years (equivalent to 1-year full time work).

Application Process

  1. Complete a qualifying training
  2. Upload the following documents to your account:
    1. A copy of the candidate’s professional license
    2. Evidence of completion of qualifying training, in the form of a CE or completion certificate
    3. A completed application form, found here
  3. Remit your initial application payment of 249.99 USD online

Renewal

To maintain CRRP certification, a renewal is required after your initial 2-year certification. A 2-year renewal requires 12 clock hours of continuing education related to rapid response/critical care.

Sample recertification trainings include:

  1. Critical Care Comprehensive Course by PESI
  2. Emergency Certificate Course by PESI

Renewal CE content cannot be the same content used for prior renewal or initial certification

Renewal Process

  1. Complete a qualifying training
  2. Upload the following documents to your account:
    1. A copy of the candidate’s professional license
    2. Evidence of completion of qualifying training, in the form of a CE or completion certificate
  3. Remit your CRRP renewal fee of 149.99 USD online

Learn more about renewing your CRRP certification with Evergreen Certifications.

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