Achieving a Pinnacle Goal: Streamlining a Multi-disciplinary Patient Care Orientation

Track: 60 Minute Podium

Session Number: 101
Date: Thu, Apr 5th, 2018
Time: 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Description:

Cylke, K. (2012). Needs assessment: Blueprint for a nurse graduate orientation employer tookit. Journal for Nurses in Staff Development, 28(2), 57-61.
Jeffery, A. D. & Jarvis, R. L. (2014). Staff educator’s guide to clinical orientation: Onboarding solutions for nurses. Indianapolis, IN: Sigma Theta Tau International.
Lartey, S., Cummings, G., & Profetto-McGrath, J. (2012). Interventions that promote retention of experienced registered nurses in health care settings: A systematic review. Journal of Nursing Management, 22, 1027-1041.
Session Type: Education

Session Description: New hire nurses must quickly acquire knowledge and skills in order to practice independently while adapting to a new organizational culture and setting. This presentation describes a pediatric medical center’s journey in streamlining an engaging, multidisciplinary onboarding program. Audience members will have the opportunity to participate in experiential learning strategies.
Primary Presenter Bio: Jennifer Stephen is an education coordinator at Cook Children's Health Care System in Fort Worth, Texas. She is a master's prepared nurse with almost 20 years of experience developing content and coordinating patient care orientation for newly graduated and experienced nurses.
Primary Presenter Institution: Cook Children's
Session Type: Education

Session Description: New hire nurses must quickly acquire knowledge and skills in order to practice independently while adapting to a new organizational culture and setting. This presentation describes a pediatric medical center’s journey in streamlining an engaging, multidisciplinary onboarding program. Audience members will have the opportunity to participate in experiential learning strategies.
Primary Presenter Bio: Jennifer Stephen is an education coordinator at Cook Children's Health Care System in Fort Worth, Texas. She is a master's prepared nurse with almost 20 years of experience developing content and coordinating patient care orientation for newly graduated and experienced nurses.
Primary Presenter Institution: Cook Children's