Developing and evaluating a foundation preceptorship programme for newly qualified nurses
Carol Forde-Johnston Divisional lecturer practitioner, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, and Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, England
In 2014, an innovative, three-tiered foundation preceptorship programme for newly qualified nurses was developed in Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The programme was to be mandatory for newly qualified nurses commencing Band 5 posts in the trust, and has a structured curriculum that integrates skills development, preceptorship and clinical supervision.
Nursing Standard. 31, 42,42-52. doi: 10.7748/ns.2017.e10413
Received: 14 January 2016
Accepted: 31 May 2016
Published in print: 14 June 2017Peer review
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