Certifications provide proof that you know what you are doing. Sounds simple, yet this external validation that you have the skills needed to succeed can provide many opportunities for career growth and increased wages. If you are a student just starting out or a medical professional transferring from another industry a certification can make the difference.
There are several reasons why nursing certification matters. Achieving certifications demonstrates your seriousness in providing quality patient care. While going through the process of earning your certification you are exposed to the latest trends in the medical field. Expanding your specialized knowledge base also increases your confidence while providing patient care.
Certifications that offer opportunities for career growth:
· Certified Coding Specialist Physician-Based (CCS-P)
· Certified Patient Care Technician (CPCT)
· Certified EKG Technician (CET)
· Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)
· Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)
· Certified Nursing Assistant (CAN)
· Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)
As you are reviewing your current position it is important to explore all qualifications necessary so that you are aware of any further education, specialized knowledge or experience you may need to advance in your career. Are you seeking a change in the medical field? Obtaining new certifications can help you switch up your position in the healthcare field.
Here at SOS Healthcare Staffing our team is here to provide you with experience, new opportunities and support as you explore options for your personal growth in your career and personal life.
The last few years have been challenging in the healthcare field. Whatever your role or title we recognize your efforts to continuously find, hire, train and retain qualified medical staff to care for your patients. Our team is available to take the load off of your shoulders finding solutions for your staffing needs.