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: 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 2017 calendar here.
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||3401 West End Suite 100|
|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/ various locations|
|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 Training- 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|
*Locations above may be subject to change due to capacity. Any changes will be communicated to new employees by the Clinical Orientation staff prior to check out on Wednesday afternoon from Clinical Orientation
*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.
Clinical Orientation, firstname.lastname@example.org
Karon Killian, MSN, RN-BC, Nursing Professional Development Specialist 615.875.3114, email@example.com