Clinical placement with DUI's
- 0Jan 9, '13 by katherinelutitiaHave any of you ever been denied or run into problems being placed into clinicals while in nursing school because of a spotty background check?
- 0Jan 15, '13 by omw2bsnQuote from katherinelutitiaI'm in my final semester of nursing school. I received a DWI in December 2011 and I've not had any problems with clinicals.Have any of you ever been denied or run into problems being placed into clinicals while in nursing school because of a spotty background check?
- 0Jan 15, '13 by Meriwhen Asst. AdminKeep in mind that each clinical site has their own standards regarding students with criminal history, and depending on your offense(s), you may be turned away from performing clinicals at a certain site.
If you have any concerns about whether your criminal record may cause a problem with clinical placement, you should talk to someone in your nursing program ASAP so they can work with you.