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Charge Nurse | What You Need to Know

Program Date & Time:
May 9, 2024 | 8:30am - 4:15pm
  • In-person
Registration Fee:
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Additional Details
Instructional Hours:
Registration Deadline:
5/6/24 3:00 PM
Cancellation Deadline:
5/7/24 8:30 AM
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Staff nurses are being designated as a charge nurse earlier in their career today, frequently without understanding what is expected of them in this role. This class is designed to help these nurses navigate the role of charge nurse and the responsibilities that accompany it. Some of the covered subjects important to the charge nurse role include communication, conflict resolution, patient assignments and delegation, including many more.

Keywords: charge nurse, nurse


At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the difference between transactional and transformational leadership styles.
  • Discuss charge nurse core competencies.
  • Identify the legal aspects and major responsibilities of being a charge nurse.
  • Identify signs/symptoms of compassion fatigue.
  • Discuss the basics of conflict resolution.
Pee Dee AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials. Speakers have signed a vested interest form declaring any conflict of interest in education activities. Please see individual activities for any conflicts of interest. Provisions of these educational activities by Pee Dee AHEC does not imply endorsement by Pee Dee AHEC, SCNA or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with activities.
Credits Available
  • Registered Nurses
    SC Nurses Association
    Credit Statement

    Pee Dee AHEC (Area Health Education Center) is an approved provider of nursing continuing professional development by the South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Upon successful completion of this program, attendees will receive 6.25 contact hours.

  • All other participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides 0.625 CEUs by Pee Dee AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
Locations/Participation Options
  • Location:
    Florence , SC Details

If you have questions about the credits, location/video conference information, or any other details specific to this particular program, please reach out to the contact(s) below:

  • Name:
    Beejay Parnell
  • Name:
    Nita Jackson
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