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Clinical or Professional Certification Program

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To encourage growth and educational development for eligible employees in previously represented titles, and for employees covered by policy 3.18, Clinical Certification Policy for Nursing, various departments offer a clinical/professional certification program that provides:

  1. Reimbursement of exam fee for obtaining a department approved certification
  2. Reimbursement of recertification cost
  3. An annual $300 bonus while the certification is maintained by the employee

To participate, an employee must consult with his/her manager/director for approved certifications as determined by the department, meet all eligibility requirements as outlined and complete the appropriate request forms prior to the commencement of any certification exam.