Placement Learning in Medical Nursing

A guide for students in practice

Series Editor:

  • Karen Holland, BSc(Hons), MSc, CertEd, SRN , Professorial Fellow, School of Nursing, University of Salford, Salford, UK

Edited by

  • Maggie Maxfield, BSc(Hons) MA RGN, Practice Experience Facilitator, Newham University Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK
  • Michelle Parker, BN(Hons) MSc RN, Consultant Nurse for Older People, Newham University Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK

Are you unsure about your medical nursing placement? Do you need guidance on what to prepare to get the most out of your practice learning? Will you have the range of clinical skills to care for individual patients? What learning opportunities will there be to meet your competencies? How can you maximise your learning during this placement?

This book will help you with all these concerns. It will advise you on what to expect from the placement, what you can learn, how to link theory and practice, and how to make the most of your learning opportunities and meet your competencies.

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Book information

  • Published: October 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-7020-5175-3