Nursing Education and Professional Development

S3: Success, Strategy, and the Scope of Nursing Leadership: A Series

The S3 series focuses on providing instruction and coaching on practical strategies for the nurse who is in the new role of Charge Nurse or Assistant Nurse Manager. 

This two-day course highlights resources, communication skills, interpretation of reports, and performance evaluations.  The goal of this course is to provide the participant with basic tools and resources to begin a successful transition into a nursing leadership role.

Program managed by:
Kelly Ernst, MSN, RN-BC
Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Nursing Education and Professional Development
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Hosted by Nursing Education and Professional Development.

Target Audience Targeted for new Charge Nurses, new Assistant Nurse Managers, and new Nurse Managers.  Non-nurse front line leaders with less than a year of experience could also benefit from course content; elective programming.

  VUMC Staff
 VUMC Staff Members
Non-VUMC Staff
 Non-VUMC Staff Members
 Not Applicable

Additional helfpful information:
-S3 Agenda for January 29 and February 5, 2014
-S3 Agenda for April 30 and May 7, 2014
-S3 Agenda for September 10 and September 17, 2014
S3 Agenda for November 5 and November 12, 2014


Dates for 2014:
- Wednesday, January 29 and Wednesday, February 5
- Wednesday, April 30 and Wednesday, May 7 
-Wednesday, September 10 and Wednesday, September 17
- Wednesday, November 5 and Wednesday, November 12

Time(s) 8:00am - 4:00pm
Location(s) Locations vary
Registration LMS registration for dates listed above*
(use keyword search "S3")
Contact Hour(s) No Contact Hours offered  
Cost No cost for VUMC Staff  

Inclement Weather Policy

 Nursing Education and Professional Development's Inclement Weather Policy applies

Questions? Contact Us Sheketha Davis, Program Coordinator
Nursing Education and Professional Development
615/343-2936 or sheketha.l.davis@vanderbilt.edu



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