Role of the Preceptor, The: A Guide for Nurse Educators, Clinicians, and Managers

Publication Year: 2005

Edition: 2nd

Authors/Editor: Flynn, Jean Pieri; Stack, Madonna C.

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-613715-9

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This book is a practical "how to" guide for nursing faculty, clinicians and managers who want to establish preceptor programs to guide student experiences or to help orient novice practitioners in the clinical setting.

Thoroughly updated, this practical "how-to" guide provides a useful and easy-to-follow framework for developing and implementing preceptor programs, for learning to precept students, and for facilitating the development of expertise in both preceptors and preceptees.

The contributor list includes specialists within a wide spectrum of clinical nursing settings who have expertise in preceptor program development. This text is essential to nursing faculty and nursing clinicians who want to set up preceptor programs, guide student experiences, or help orient novice practitioners to the practice setting. It explains the differences between precepting and mentoring or teaching; provides insights into preceptor programs; and explores internships, residencies, and mentoring.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Flynn, Jean Pieri; Stack, Madonna C.
ISBN: 978-0-82-613715-9
Issues & Trends in Nursing
Management & Administration
Language: English
Edition: 2nd
Pages: 176
Year: 2005