Froedtert Hospital Nursing Undergraduate Education
Whether you are a nursing instructor or coordinator, you will find all the forms and information you need related to placing students, orientation, computer training, forms, etc. If you have any questions please contact Jane Hendricks, Education Coordinator, at 414-805-5392 or via e-mail at Jane.Hendricks@froedtert.com.
A separate Request for Clinical Group Placement form should be completed for each clinical group you are requesting placement for. The form needs to be completed and returned by the date on the form for spring, summer, fall, and precepted placements. For review of student/instructor contract information, a sample Froedtert Hospital affiliation agreement and program memorandum are included below.
- Handbook for Nursing Instructors/Students - To be reviewed by all Froedtert Hospital instructors/coordinators and students each semester. It is the responsibility of the instructor/coordinator to make sure that the students receive the handbook content to review. NOTE: Safety & infection control information is now an online module that must be completed each semester by all instructors/students (exception: Froedtert Hospital and CMH staff members) who have a clinical at Froedtert or CMH Hospital through the Froedtert Learning Center each semester in addition to reviewing the handbook.
- Preceptor Guidelines
- Student Identification - all students must wear school ID badge at all times when on Froedtert campus unless provided with a Froedtert ID badge, then Froedtert badge must be worn.
- Public Display with Social Media Policy
- Parking/Shuttle Information for Froedtert Hospital - must be reviewed by all students.
The forms and information included are for new and current nursing instructors and coordinators. This includes clinical group instructors and precepted instructors/coordinators. The Competencies/Skill Assimilations that are listed will be performed during classroom orientation by all new nursing instructors.
Computer Training Information/Forms
All instructors/coordinators and students should complete an evaluation of the clinical experience at the end of the semester or clinical. An email will be sent at the end of the semester to all instructors/coordinators, students and staff with information on how to complete the evaluations.
Information for Observers
An observer is an individual who is 16 years of age or older who is allowed to observe patient care activities at Froedtert Hospital and Clinics. An observer must meet the established requirements identified in the Observer Policy. See the policy and attachments for specific information. The requestor must have an identified staff member that has agreed to the observe/shadow experience and also manager/supervisor approval in the observation area. For specific information on Observers in the Operating Room and Trauma Room, see the attachments.
An affiliation agreement and program memorandum are required for each student clinical experience. An affiliation agreement and program memorandum are required for each student clinical experience. These blank documents are available for reviewing student/instructor contract information only and are not meant to be completed by individual instructors or students. All students placed at Froedtert Health must meet the student validation requirements per the affiliation agreement. Contact Jane Hendricks to check on the status of an agreement between Froedtert and school.