IBHRE continues to celebrate its 35th Anniversary by having IBHRE Ambassadors share their story as it relates to the value of certification. Casie Stinson, CMA, CCDS of PrepMD RMS in Springfield, Oregon is featured this month.
Why is IBHRE certification important?
"It provides validation to employers your knowledge regarding cardiac devices."
What is the first thing that comes to mind about your IBHRE certification?
"'It was one of the toughest tests I have taken, yet the most rewarding one I have successfully completed for that same reasons."
How does IBHRE certification lead to improved outcomes?
"As a personal outcome, it provided me the opportunity to obtain my WONDERFUL job with PrepMD RMS, that I wouldn't have otherwise."
How does the IBHRE certification benefit the field of heart rhythm management?
"It provides opportunities to advance knowledge in cardiac devices. Which, in turn, helps certified individuals provide better patient care and device follow-up management."
What advice would you give to anyone considering IBHRE certification?
"Study, study, study, and have faith in yourself."
Questions? Contact IBHRE at firstname.lastname@example.org.