Certification Validates Knowledge, Promotes Excellence

February 2008
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2008 Supplement, Vol. 28, p32
Academic Journal
In this article, the author discusses the personal and professional benefits of nursing certification. The author identifies the benefits, including a sense of pride and achievement, increased knowledge, higher salary and advancement opportunities. He also describes a link between certification and nurse retention and patient safety. He also details the coverage of nursing certification being offered in the U.S.


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