Preceptor Development Series: Session 4 | May 16, 2023

Pittsburgh, PA US
May 16, 2023

This four-part series is an advanced training series for preceptors at UPMC St. Margaret that focuses on the roles and responsibilities of the preceptor.

Target Audience

This course is open to nurses who serve as preceptors within UPMC St. Margaret.

Learning Objectives

  • Verbalize how to act as an effective socializing agent for their preceptee
  • Recognize signs and contributing factors of reality shock for new preceptees
  • Discuss various types of errors and identify ways to prevent them from occurring with orientees
  • Identify strategies to orient preceptees to the organizational culture of UPMC St. Margaret through discussions of delegation, bullying in healthcare, and unit-specific information
  • Recognize signs and prevention measures of preceptor burnout
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 3.75 Attendance
Course opens: 
05/16/2023
Course expires: 
05/30/2023
Event starts: 
05/16/2023 - 10:30am EDT
Event ends: 
05/16/2023 - 2:30pm EDT
UPMC St. Margaret
815 Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
United States

Catherine Green, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CMSRN
Advanced Clinical Education Specialist
UPMC St. Margaret

Sarah Foley Komoroski, BSN, RN, CMSRN
Nurse Educator
UPMC St. Margaret

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh 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.

This activity is approved for the following credit: ANCC.  Other healthcare professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 3.75 contact hours.

Available Credit

  • 3.75 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 3.75 Attendance
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