1. I am a Nurse Manager on a Postpartum Unit and in the process of re-writing evaluations. They will now be annual and orientation competencies and written according to new JCAHO guidelines. Does anyone have any good ideas? Appreciate any help!
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  3. by   DeniseRN
    AWHONN is an excellent source for competency checklists. We have just re-written our checklists based on their guidelines. Also, do you use Shared Governance Councils for your unit? A Practice Council or Education Council made up of your nurses may be more effective in setting up guidelines - Nurses in our unit are more responsive to guidelines set up by peers rather than dictated by management. Good luck!