WHAT: Participants attend Clinical Orientation after they attend Medical Center Orientation. During Clinical Orientation, participants review skills, and participate in didactic and discussion sessions.
WHO: All new licensed and non-licensed clinical staff who have direct patient care
WHERE: The first day of Clinical Orientation (Monday afternoon), is located on campus in Light Hall. For the remaining 2 days (Tuesday and Wednesday), Clinical Orientation is held at 3401 West End Avenue, Suite 100. (Parking is not available here. View a parking map and directions here.) To enter the building, walk through the parking garage in the back to access the lobby, and take the elevators to the first floor.
WHEN: Clinical Orientation is typically held twice a month. View our 2016 calendar here.
NOTE: As of September 26, 2016 orientation begins Monday afternoon and continues through Wednesday, as noted on the table below.
Participants will be given an individualized itinerary when they arrive, as specific schedules depend upon job roles. The general schedule is as follows:
|Monday A.M||Medical Center Orientaton, Meet and Greet (7:00-8:00am)||Langford Auditorium|
|Monday P.M.||Clinical Orientation||Light Hall|
|Tuesday (all day)||Clinical Orientation||3401 West End Suite 100|
|Wednesday (all day)||Clinical Orientation||3401 West End Suite 100|
|Thursday A.M.||POCT**||Light Hall|
|Thursday P.M (12:30-16:30 P.M.)||Computer Training-Inpatient Licensed**||Oxford House|
|Friday A.M.( 8:00-12:00)||Computer Training-Medical Receptionists||Oxford House|
|Friday P.M.(13:00-15:00)||Computer Trainig- Care Partner ONLY||Oxford House|
|Friday (all day)||Computer Training- Care Partner cross-trained as Medical Receptionist||Oxford House|
|Monday (all day)||Computer Training- VMG Licensed and Non-licensed staff||Green Hills Office Building|
*All days listed above are the week of CO session, except VMG computer training which occurs the Monday following CO.
**Participants will be notified if they need to attend POCT; The POCT team determines this and relays the message to the CO program coordinator. New hires will be given the class information and location, if applicable to them.
***There is one date, November 10, 2016, that alternate arrangements will be made for computer orientation. This information will be communicated closer to this CO session.
Clinical Orientation, firstname.lastname@example.org
Karon Killian, MSN, RN-BC, Nursing Professional Development Specialist 615.875.3114, email@example.com