Nursing Education in the Clinical Setting book cover

Nursing Education in the Clinical Setting

2007 AJN Book of the Year Award Winner

Nursing Education in the Clinical Setting provides a practical approach to clinical nursing instruction. Although grounded in adult learning theory, this unique resource provides practical suggestions and addresses common questions and issues. The text incorporates illustrative scenarios, discussion questions, and reflection exercises designed to facilitate thoughtful application of the content.

Paperback, 400 Pages

Published: September 2006

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-03608-5


  • Unit I. Orienting New Faculty to the Teaching Role

    1. Clinical Nursing Practitioner to Clinical Nursing Faculty: a Challenging Transition

    2. Theoretical Foundations of the Clinical Nursing Practicum

    3. Philosophy and Models of Clinical Nursing Education

    4. Today’s Student, Tomorrow’s Nurse: Characteristics and Clinical Educational Implications for Nursing Students

    Unit II. Legal and Ethical Issues in Clinical Nursing Education

    5. Rights and Responsibilities: the Clinical Agency

    6. Rights and Responsibilities: the Student

    7. Rights and Responsibilities: the Faculty

    8. Legal and Ethical Implications in the Clinical Education Setting

    Unit III. Setting the Stage

    9. Preparing the Clinical Learning Environment

    10. Preparing for the Students

    Unit IV. Tools, Tactics, and Techniques

    11. Stimulating the Growth of Critical Thinking and Clinical Judgment

    12. Role of the Nursing Learning Resource Center

    13. Clinical Faculty as Clinical Coach

    14. Group Learning Experiences: Seminars and Conferences

    15. Written Assignments

    16. Challenging Student Situations

    17. Hot Topics in Clinical Nursing Education

    Unit V. Endings and Beginnings

    18. Assessing Student Learning Outcomes: Evaluation and Grading

    19. The Teacher as Student: Evaluation and Career Development

    Unit VI: Clinical Educator Resources

    20. Clinical Toolbox


advert image