Clinical Hours - page 2
I was wondering how many hours various programs have in clinicals. I feel like I haven't had enough hours. Only 6 weeks of Med-Surg in the entire program One week includes 2 days of 7 hours hands... Read More
May 5, '03You guys get it easy-try 4 12 hour shifts this week, 3 12 hour shifts next week, 5 12 hour shifts the week after-repeat x3. Talk about tired!
May 5, '03I'm not entirely sure of the breakdown, but we get 4 blocks of 9 week sessions that are 40 hours per week. There are other blocks of time as well...but since I am not yet a student, I cant tell you much more!
Maybe you could ask for extra hours?
May 5, '03One thing i really like about my program is that we get an 'intersession' after all our courses are done. For years 2 and 3, we have classes from Sept til April, and then May is full time clinical. I think (not sure, i'm not there yet ... hehe) we get paired up w/ an RN who works in an area of our choice. Year 4 last sem is a whole semester of clinical ... Jan to April. Does everyone have that? (I'm in the BScN program in Ontario)
May 5, '03my clinical hours are
total 930 (if I added correctly)