Share Paper: Flipping Clinical Practice In a Nursing Program

  1. Krista Lussier, Thompson Rivers University, Canada
Tuesday, March 18 11:50 AM-12:10 PM St. Johns

Abstract: Flipping Clinical Practice In a Nursing Program Krista Lussier Thompson Rivers University Canada klussier@tru.ca The role of the nurse educator in the clinical setting is multifaceted; however the most critical role is to ensure that students can practice safely in the clinical setting (Benner, Sutphen, Leonard & Day, 2010). Traditionally, the first day in a new practice setting is not on the unit but instead in a classroom like setting for the purpose of orientation. Faculty must ensure that students understand the patient/client population, scope of practice, documentation requirements, goals/objectives of the learning experience. Too often orientation ends up not ...