Pennsylvania Department of Health
Effective September 3, 2019 score reports will be provided online and will no longer be mailed to you nor provided to you at the test site. To access your score report, please log into your PCM account and click here for printable instructions.
Score reports are generally available within a few hours after a testing event is completed for the day.
Steps to enroll on the Pennsylvania Nurse Aide Registry
The following are the steps in the process of enrollment onto the Pennsylvania Nurse Aide Registry. Steps that require action by you are indicated by a symbol.
Complete training program
Student must complete the state approved training program. Read the following documents.
Your training provider will upload a roster of students who have successfully completed the training program. Ask your training provider when this will be uploaded.
You will receive account activation instructions at the address you provided your training provider. If you do not receive an email, please check your spam or bulk email folder.
The link provided in the activation email can only be clicked once. You must activate your account before the expiration date listed in the email.
Activate your account and schedule your test
Use the link in your activation email to start this process. (Referenced in step 3, above.)
After your test
Information you may need after taking your test.
Registry Renewal and Search (PULSE)
Click on the sections below for more information.