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Student information for clinical groups and preceptees
We are excited you have decided to complete part of your nursing education at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. Pediatric nursing is an ever changing and fulfilling career. We are committed to providing the best possible pediatric nursing learning experience.
All student placements must be made through an affiliated school of nursing faculty members. We do not accept requests directly from students.
As a student doing a learning experience here at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, you must review the National Patient Safety Goals, Policy and Procedures, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin unit profiles and "What you need to know" for the unit/area you are assigned to. You must also view the student orientation and clean hands slide shows before your first day.
- Clinical nursing student checklist: "To Do" list
- Undergraduate preceptee checklist: "To Do" list
- Graduate preceptee checklist: "To Do" list
Policies and procedures
Privacy and confidentiality (HIPAA) form. All students and faculty spending time at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin must sign and date the confidentiality form (attachment to Exhibit A of program agreement). This form is to be mailed, faxed (414) 266-5731 or scanned via email to CHWSNPlacement@chw.org.
Student information sheet. This form can be used for undergraduate nursing students participating in a senior preceptorship. This form should be submitted with the student placement request form. Completed forms should be sent via email to CHWSNPlacement@chw.org.
Student orientation information
Click on the picture to start the prezi presentation; start on the pirate ship's top sail to begin.
- SBARR online tutorial
- Child Life nursing student orientation
- Medication online course
- Medication examples
- Medication math
- IM and SQ injection sites
- Developmental tips for medication administration
- Communicable disease facts
- Google Scholar
- Surgery orientation
- Behavioral challenges
- Patient safety: National Patient Safety Goals
- Developmental "Just in Time" sheets
Providing education and care to babies and their families requires being up-to-date and comfortable talking with parents and caregivers about the importance of safe sleep practices. Our students need to be educated and help us to promote infant safe sleep whenever possible. Click on link: Infant Safe Sleep Education.