You worked hard to earn your credentials. The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board encourages you to keep them active because of the value they bring to you.
According to a study* by the American Board of Nursing (ABNS), nurse managers place a high value on nursing certification. These managers are in an excellent position to hire certified nurses and support them in maintaining their certifications.
*American Board of Nursing Specialties
Specialty Nursing Certification:
Nurses' Perceptions, Values and Behaviors