To maintain the quality of clinical education
experiences, it is imperative that physiotherapists involved in clinical education
are adequately prepared for, and supported in, their role (Higgs & McAllister, 2007; McAllister, Blithell & Higgs, 2010; Recker-Hughes, Mowder-Tinney & Pivko, 2010).
in prelicensure nursing programs.
The medical model of clinical education
has long proven useful and lasting in the training of qualified physicians, wherein residents receive a modest salary in exchange for receiving a high quality standardized training program delivered under the auspices of a credentialed graduate medical education system that adheres to rigorous accreditation and quality standards.
Many of the issues faced by clerkship directors are the same issues faced by clinical education
leaders in nursing and other allied health areas, especially advanced practice nurses and physician assistants.
2009) advocate that students place great value on oneon-one engagement with their preceptors to facilitate and achieve their clinical education
needs, Croxon and Maginnis (2009) claim that the preceptor model is not always the 'preferred' clinical supervision model due to the knowledge, skills, attitudes and the 'behaviours' of preceptors.
A range of factors contribute to a culture that makes the assessment of clinical competence difficult; these factors are environmental, educational diversity, cultural and linguistic diversity, student expectation, a diverse range of clinical education
models and clinical educator preparedness for the role.
The clinical education
program in the Department of Physical Therapy at Alabama State University includes one clinical education
didactic course and four clinical internships.
The aim of this project was to develop a national CS which describes the clinical education
requirements of Australian NNP candidates.
Visitors are being invited to the fair in Dudley's Russells Hall Hospital between 10am and 1pm in the clinical education
centre, 1st floor, C block.
He will be housed in a new extension to the Clinical Education
Centre at the hospital, due to open this Friday.
At a time when our country faces a shortage of healthcare professionals, funding for the clinical education
of [APRNs] .