Incorporating a Collaborative Perioperative Training Program in Undergraduate Nursing Education
Repository Posting Date2017-07-27T22:48:27Z
Author(s)Wilson, Linda; McGrath, Rosalyn; Saunders, Marianne; Mattioni, Colleen; Trinkaus, Donna; Schaffer, Deanna Lynn
Author DetailsLinda Wilson, PhD; Donna Trinkaus, MSN; Deanna Lynn Schaffer, PhD -- College of Nursing and Health Professions, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Rosalyn McGrath, MSN; Marianne Saunders, MSN; Colleen Mattioni, DNP -- Perioperative Services, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNu Eta
Level of EvidenceN/A
This session presents a Collaborative Perioperative Training Program between an undergraduate nursing program and a hospital Perioperative Services Department. This program has been effective in introducing nursing students to the specialty of perioperative nursing and has been successful for recruitment of new graduates as perioperative nurses into the clinical environment.