If I were your clinical instructor, these tips are exactly the things I’d make sure you understood before your first clinical day!

In this episode, I’m sharing:

  • How a typical day flows
  • Tips for effective time management
  • What in the world is happening in handoff report
  • Some of the key players and their roles
  • The most important skill you can develop
  • One unpleasant truth (sorry!)
  • How to make the most of your clinical time

Links and resources mentioned in this episode:

Get prepped for nursing school with Crucial Concepts Bootcamp!

Download the Clinical Success Pack and get report sheets for ICU, Med Surg and Telemetry

Dive even deeper into the interdisciplinary team in Episode 120.


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