Perceived Value of Certification Tool (PVCT®) Overview and Case Study


The Perceived Value of Certification Tool (PVCT®) is an internet-based survey instrument developed by the Competency and Credentialing Institute (CCI) and now administered by the CCI Research Foundation. The intended purpose of the tool was to determine the perceived value of certification among perioperative nurses. This instrument results from the CCI Research Committee members, staff, … Continue reading Perceived Value of Certification Tool (PVCT®) Overview and Case Study

5 Tips For Keeping Your Research Project Organized


The art of organization is essential in many facets of life, but especially important when planning a research project. It doesn’t take long to learn a lack of organization can quickly hinder the research process, along with creating unnecessary stress. If you are like most, the initial intention to stay organized is there, but implementing … Continue reading 5 Tips For Keeping Your Research Project Organized

Best Nursing Scholarship Resources


If you are considering a nursing career, I congratulate you on a wise choice. The employment opportunities for registered nurses are expanding. New roles and specialties are being realized and the demand for healthcare services is increasing. Whether you are considering nursing as a second career or you are early in your working life and considering your college options you will still face one large issue – How to pay for your nursing education?