Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this course is to provide nurses with information that will enhance their professional development. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:

•    List three advantages of the interprofessional team approach to patient care
•    State the four components of transformational leadership
•    Describe the impact of effective nurse-physician collaboration
•    Describe key aspects of the environment in which nurses assume leadership roles and functions, and how the climate influences caregiving and management practices
•    Describe healthcare risk management
•    Identify four personal characteristics of a successful online learner

This course package covers multiple professional development topics, including:

  • Working with an Interprofessional Team | 1.0 Contact Hour
  • Transformational Leadership: A Growing Promise for Nursing | 1.0 Contact Hour
  • Building Collegial Nurse-Physician Relationships | 1.0 Contact Hour
  • Learning to Lead: From Staff Nurse to Charge Nurse | 5.0 Contact Hours
  • Every Nurse is a Risk Manager | 1.0 Contact Hour
  • Earning Degrees by Distance Education | 1.0 Contact Hour

Accreditation Information


In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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