Nursing Transitions: Preceptors and Mentors


The need for nurses is great today, but it will reach a critical point in the near future. In fact, by some estimates another 500,000 nurses will be needed by 2025. This course acknowledges the challenges that both new nurses and experience nurse face when working together, and offers information about preceptor, mentoring, residency and internship opportunities that can be leveraged to help make the transition for the new nurse a success.


After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify the various challenges that new nursing school graduates face when they transition to the professional workplace
  • Describe what they will face on the job in the beginning of their professional careers
  • Explain the purpose, function and value of preceptors
  • Explain the purpose, function and value of a mentorship
  • Explain the purpose, function and value of nursing internships and residencies
  • Describe a facility's responsibilities when it comes to newly hired nursing professionals
This program also includes workbooks that can be ordered separately.
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: MED988
Media: DVD
Year: 2014
Duration: 19:22 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Nursing Management
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