PNCB Database Down for Scheduled Maintenance

Effective July 17-21, 2023
June 27, 2023

PNCB Database Down for Scheduled Maintenance

PNCB’s database will be down for scheduled maintenance beginning at 2:00pm ET on July 17 through 9:00am ET on July 21, 2023. During this time, you will be unable to access your PNCB portal, or create a new account. In addition, the following features will be unavailable:

  • Exam applications
  • Name change applications
  • PNCB marketplace, including purchases of:
    • Pediatric Updates modules, continuing education modules, and Free CE.
    • Practice tests
    • Lapel pins
    • Duplicate Certificates

We will continue to keep you updated regarding this scheduled outage. 

If you have any questions, please reach out to our Certification Services Team at or by phone at 888-641-2767. Our office hours are 8:30am to 5:00pm ET, Monday through Friday. A schedule of upcoming holiday closures can be found here

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