Certification: Showcasing Your Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

February 2009
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2009 Supplement, p10
Academic Journal
The article focuses on certification which is said to validate knowledge, skills and abilities beyond the scope of registered nursing (RN) licensure. According to medical-surgical intensive care unit (ICU) nurse Cathie Manning, the certification enables progressive care unit nurses to improve their skills with information once only available in the ICU. It notes that several facilities recognize certified nursing practice. She adds that the level of practice has increased with certification.


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