protected time

protected time

Time allocated to GP Registrars and specialist trainees for educational activities. Protected time spent by a consultant, junior doctor or other health professional engaged in a professional activity—learning, teaching, administration, etc.—cannot, by contract, be used for clinical duties.
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In this case, the role of leaders was considered crucial in ensuring the provision of protected time and due recognition for faculty members' contributions to innovation in teaching.
"It creates a balance between the time we have in hospitals, working alongside consultants who are also going about their jobs, and having protected time, where we can learn very specific cases and specific learning points, before then taking it back into hospitals and putting that learning into practice.
Our comments are intended to further this important conversation, focusing on three IKT components of the fellowship that we feel warrant further consideration and discussion, including (i) establishing and maintaining collaborative partnerships for research and change; (ii) maximizing the use of protected time for science; and (iii) highlighting the value added to both the academic and health system organizations (Table).
The Oregon Family Leave Act (OFLA) and federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) provide eligible employees who work for covered employers with up to 12 weeks (sometimes more) of protected time off work.
Since mentors are usually other teachers, district leaders should give mentors dedicated and protected time to engage in mentoring activities and attend training sessions, says Aman Dhanda, senior fellow for educator engagement at ASCD's Office of Integrated Services, Programs and Partnerships.
"Receiving the Young Investigator Award allows for a year of protected time during my second year of urologic oncology fellowship training.
This award will enable my research in innsbruck and give me protected time to successfully complete the proposed research, Which is vital for establishing myself as an independent researcher in europe.
A number of other issues are under discussion, including policy on the operation of the $15,000 education fund, ensuring RNs are on the correct pay step and ensuring RNs have protected time to complete the paperwork associated with their role.
The staff should be provided with training and protected time to undertake it on a regular basis.1-4 Audit runs in the form of a spiral and aims to bring about incremental improvement in a healthcare system.
The essence is that career development is a continuous process, not necessarily requiring protected time, though such topics as reflective writing and social media are also addressed.