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- About the Exam
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Why Should You Get Certified?
Certification shows that you have taken that extra step to validate your knowledge and skills. The Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB) encourages you to take the time to show your colleagues and patients your commitment to excellence in medical-surgical nursing practice.
Nurses who have earned their Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN®) credential will tell you how proud they are of their achievement and how the credential has helped them succeed professionally.
"AMSN supports certification as a commitment to safe, evidence-based, holistic care which results in desired patient outcomes."
"ABSNC believes that the increasingly complex patient/client needs within the current healthcare delivery system, are best met when registered nurses, certified in specialty practice, provide nursing care."
Top 5 Reasons to Become a CMSRN
5 Career booster. You'll achieve higher-level positions, greater earning power, and increased job satisfaction.
4 Rich rewards. Your confidence will jump, and you'll gain peer and employer respect.
3 Tailored to you. The CMSRN credential identifies your specialty and promotes medical-surgical nursing.
2 Top Tier. The credential validates your advanced clinical knowledge.
And the #1 Reason to Get Certified Certification helps you protect the public because you provide expert patient care.