SE - Structural Empowerment

SE3-Commitment to Professional Development: Describe and demonstrate how the organization sets expectations and supports nurses at all levels who seek additional formal nursing education (e.g., baccalaureate, master’s, doctoral degrees).



  • Verifying evidence of how expectations for formal nursing education are set by the organization


  • Required verifying evidence provided

Please refer to Appendix SE3-A for discussion in Managers meeting regarding goal for BSN requirements.

Please refer to Appendix SE3-B for memo from Rita Smith CNO to nursing leadership regarding the hiring of BSN prepared RN’s exclusively.

Please refer to Appendix SE3-C for discussion at clinical manager’s monthly meeting regarding the hiring of BSN nurses exclusively

Please refer to Appendix SE3-D for competency based job description for a nurse manager with educational requirements to include BSN and Masters