St. Mary's Medical Center strongly encourages all levels of nursing to develop professionally, professional growth and development is supported through several offerings:
- Reimbursing fees paid for specialty certification
- Tuition reimbursement
- Providing opportunity for our nurses to participate in the decision making process through shared governance.
- Professional Development opportunities offered through Nursing Professional Development
St. Mary's views obtaining professional certification in your nursing specialty as a commitment to providing the best patient care and a commitment to making professional development a priority.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and many specialty nursing organizations offer numerous opportunities for Registered Nurses to obtain a national nursing specialty certification and maintain professionalism and competency in their field of specialty.