Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners as Medical Certifiers on the Alabama Death Certificate
As a direct result of NPAA's success with the passage of the new Signature Authority legislation, Ms. Cherry Davenport and Ms. Joan Styres will provide instructions for completing the Cause-of-Death Section of the Death Certificate mandated by the National Center for Health Statistics, CDCs.
In addition, they will provide guidelines on completing the certifier's portion of the Alabama Death Certificate
a. paper death certificates
b. electronic death certificates
Instructions for Registering for the Electronic Death Registration Systems (EVERS) will also be discussed.
Ms. Cherry Davenport is the
MPH- Registration Manager Center for Health Statistics and Ms. Joan Styres is
Vital Events Registration Manager Center for Health Statistics