Module 1: Teaching the New Nurse
The learner who possesses some precepting experience will acquire the necessary knowledge, tools and awareness regarding their critical role in assuring that new graduate nurses, and nurses new to a particular practice area, will receive the support, education and positive orientation experience that provides a foundation from which the new nurse will flourish. This module will focus on the preceptor role and responsibilities in teaching the New Nurse.
Staff nurses with previous precepting experience
- Understand the ways adults learn.
- Identify the various styles of adult learning.
- Explain ways to help the preceptee in developing critical thinking, clinical judgment, and clinical reasoning.
- Describe ways to evaluate the performance of preceptees.
The Norman Knight Nursing Center
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JENNIFER CURRAN, DNP, RN, NPD-BC
Planning Committee, Presenter
Anna Campbell, RN, BMTCN
Meaghan Ekstrom, FNP-BC
Mass General Brigham designates this activity for 5.5 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.