Some common nursing certifications include the Certified Case Manager, AIDS Certified RN and Certified Managed Care Nurse credentials, notes Monster.com. Some other common options include the Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist.
The Certified Case Manager credential shows that nurses demonstrate a familiarity with how to meet patients' needs, while the AIDS Certified RN certification demonstrates expertise in helping AIDS patients. The Certified Managed Care Nurse credential offers potential for nurses to specialize in an area of interest, while the Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse credential shows expertise in supporting patients who are grieving with serious illnesses. The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist credential demonstrates nurses are familiar with helping patients before and after operations that involve anesthesia.