Focus On: Specialty Certification

Reasons-to-get-Certified-250.pngCertification in one’s specialty is no longer just something that’s “nice to have.” While not a requirement for practice, more and more employers are seeking out nurses who exhibit a commitment to excellence in their area of practice through specialty certification. This is especially true for those hospitals which are seeking Magnet Recognition® and need to meet eligibility standards. Read the recent journal articles below to learn more about the value of specialty certification.
 
Clinical Nurse Specialist: The Journal for Advanced Nursing Practice, January/February 2018
 
Journal of Trauma Nursing, November/December 2017
 
Orthopaedic Nursing, November/December 2017
 
JONA: Journal of Nursing Administration, May 2017
 
JONA: Journal of Nursing Administration, March 2017
 
Clinical Nurse Specialist: The Journal for Advanced Nursing Practice, July/August 2016
 
Nursing2016, March 2016
 
Celebrate Certified Nurses

JONA: Journal of Nursing Administration, March 2016

Promoting Certification Success: Whose Job Is It?
Clinical Nurse Specialist: The Journal for Advanced Nursing Practice, January/February 2016

Certification as a Quality Initiative
JONA: Journal of Nursing Administration, October 2015

Increasing Professional Nursing Certification
Nursing Management, August 2015
 
The Value Of Certification: What Do Pediatric Nurses Think?
Nursing Management, February 2015
 
Supporting Nurse Manager Certification

JONA: Journal of Nursing Administration, June 2014
 
 

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