Why I Became Certified
We talked to certified nurses about the value of their credential and how it has advanced their careers. These are their stories.
KIM LEBLANC, PHD, RN, NSWOC, WOCC(C), FCAN
Lillian Hung, GNC(C)
"Passing the certification exam and maintaining my credential has always left me with a big sense of pride and accomplishment."
"Certification really gives that extra knowledge that makes a difference in your nursing care."
"I have found that having my certification has helped me be the successful candidate for positions that I have applied for over the years."
“My proudest moment of my career was working with a family and a family member noticed my CNA certifications.”
"I believe certification is an important credential that shows expertise and a commitment to ongoing learning in my specialty."
"I can provide the latest information about the concerns facing my clients along with better treatment and counselling options."
"It demonstrates to employers my dedication to the field because of my constant upgrading of my knowledge and skills."