Navigation Links
Study Shows Transition to Practice Programs Get Nurses Employed
Date:5/29/2012

OAKLAND, Calif., May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the California Institute for Nursing & Health Care (CINHC) released its Evaluation Report of four San Francisco Bay Area pilot New Graduate Nurse Transition to Practice Programs (RN Transition Programs). The evaluation, led by the University of San Francisco, found that the programs are making a difference in the confidence and competence of new nurse graduates and increasing their employment opportunities in hospitals and out-of-hospital settings. As of May 2012, 79 percent of the nurses who participated in the four programs have secured jobs. "These RN Transition Programs improved new graduates' hiring eligibility," said CINHC's Project Manager Nikki West. "And although these programs were launched in a difficult economic climate with a high state unemployment rate, they can enhance the preparation of nurses for employment at any time."

In 2011, CINHC conducted a survey of newly licensed RNs and found that 43 percent of the 1,492 respondents who had been licensed between April 2010 and August 2011 had not found positions. Through innovation and collaboration among nursing schools, hospitals and community-based agencies, the 12- to 18-week pilot RN Transition Programs were developed and housed in schools of nursing and opened up to new RNs not yet employed. Three hundred thirty new nurse graduates enrolled in the pilot programs.

The programs integrated best practices from employer-based residency models and used standardized evaluation and confidence tools adapted from the six Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) competencies and the 2006 revised Casey-Fink Graduate Nurse Experience Survey. The programs were flexibly designed for each site to provide the best experience for nurse participants and focused on building generalist, acute care and non-acute care skills. Key components of the Transition Programs included ongoing assessments of participants' critical thinking and comp
'/>"/>

SOURCE California Institute for Nursing & Health Care
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Sangart Raises Additional $50M Series G Funding Following Interim Safety Analysis Of Phase 2b Study Of MP4OX In Severe Trauma Patients With Hemorrhagic Shock
2. Ariosa Diagnostics Announces Publication of Study on Influential Factors Affecting Fetal DNA Concentration in Blood of Pregnant Women
3. Study shows availability of hydrogen controls chemical structure of graphene oxide
4. Study In Prenatal Diagnosis Finds Sequenom CMMs MaterniT21™ PLUS Lab-developed Test Accurately Detects Fetal Trisomies In Pregnant Women Carrying Twins Or Triplets
5. New Competitive Arena Emerges for Pharmaceutical Companies in Healthcares Changing Payment Landscape, Finds PwC Health Research Institute Study
6. Newly-Published Study Compares SURFAXIN LS™ and CUROSURF® in Well-Established Model of Respiratory Distress Syndrome
7. Immunomic Therapeutics Receives IND Authorization for Phase I Study of JRC-LAMP-Vax Vaccine to Treat Japanese Red Cedar (Sugi) Allergy
8. New Study: Health Professionals Support Biotechnologys Use In Food Products And Sustainable Farming
9. Study dusts sugar coating off little-known regulation in cells
10. Urologists Debunk Misleading, Grossly Inaccurate Prostate Cancer Biopsy Study
11. Syndax Pharmaceuticals Announces Start of Phase 1/2 Study of Entinostat in Combination with Lapatinib in HER2-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/25/2014)... WABC Radio show out of New York City, ... will be hosting California-based Vet-Stem, Inc.’s Founder and CEO, Robert ... pets. Dr. Harman first visited the show in November ... pets suffering from osteoarthritis and other degenerative diseases, as well ... , Young has invited Dr. Harman back to dial down ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Xybion Corporation, the leading ... corporations operating in highly regulated industries, announced today ... Global User Group Conference, Xybion International Exchange, on ... Pennsylvania at the Sheraton Society Hill ... This year,s conference theme is ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... novel combination of microscopy and data processing has given ... Laboratory an unprecedented look at the surface of a ... , The research team led by ORNL,s Zheng ... perovskite manganite, a complex material that exhibits dramatic magnetic ... behavior could benefit researchers who are interested in using ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... Calif. , July 24, 2014  ECC West ... Denver, Colorado with University College Hospital (UCH) ... a development project to finance, design, construct, and operate ... Nigeria . Under the first of ... prepare scoping documents and funding applications. UCH Ibadan intends ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Robert J. Harman, DVM, Founder and CEO of Vet-Stem, Inc. to Join New York Radio Host Lorry Young in Upcoming Episode of A “Paws” For Your Pet 2Robert J. Harman, DVM, Founder and CEO of Vet-Stem, Inc. to Join New York Radio Host Lorry Young in Upcoming Episode of A “Paws” For Your Pet 3Xybion Announces It Will Host International User Conference in Philadelphia 2Xybion Announces It Will Host International User Conference in Philadelphia 3ORNL study reveals new characteristics of complex oxide surfaces 2ECC Signs a Contract for the Finance, Design, and Construction of a Premier Cancer Institute in Ibadan, Nigeria 2
... help of 14 satellites currently in orbit and the ... scientists have been able to observe the Earths environment ... the world. The use of remote sensing technology ... the most common and deadly infectious diseases today such ...
... Ind. - Researchers have developed a new modeling ... tool that could help industry perfect lab-on-a-chip technology ... monitoring. , The experimental devices represent a new ... detect specific "target molecules," which will allow the ...
... SHANGHAI, China, Jan. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE:,WX), ... to announce today that it has promoted Mr. Edward ... Officer., Prior to joining WuXi PharmaTech in August ... Operating Officer at Tanox, Inc., a NASDAQ listed,company later ...
Cached Biology Technology:NASA technology helps predict and prevent future pandemic outbreaks 2Model is first to compare performance of 'biosensors' 2Model is first to compare performance of 'biosensors' 3WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX) Promotes Edward Hu to COO 2
(Date:7/25/2014)... Ravi Birla, associate professor of biomedical engineering at ... textbook on tissue engineering and artificial organ development., ... a comprehensive guide to entering into the field ... and professor of biomedical engineering at UH, served ... said that while there are other published books ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... at the University of Adelaide has opened the way for ... powdery mildew. , In Australia, annual barley production is second ... mildew is one of the most important diseases of barley. ... discovered the composition of special growths on the cell walls ... into the leaf. , The research, by the ARC Centre ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... complex congenital central nervous system disease that is ... tubes during the embryonic phase. Many patients have ... and neurocognitive retardation. Such problems decrease the patients, ... at Ankara Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Education and ... children with SB, using the Pediatric Evaluation of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):University of Houston researcher publishes textbook on tissue engineering 2New hope for powdery mildew resistant barley 2
... FASEB Journal shows that the equivalent of one dose ... may be enough to affect fetal heart development and then ... In addition, the researchers also found that this relatively minimal ... males, when compared to those who were not exposed to ...
... began dropping dramatically in late 2008 after reaching all-time highs ... most common nitrogen fertilizer, rose from about $280 to $405 ... The price then soared to $815 per ton in Augustbut ... in mid-December. The price of diammonium phosphate (DAP) increased ...
... Igor Semiletov and Donald "Skip" Walker will be among ... Flux: New Insights from the International Polar Year, Tuesday, ... the American Geophysical Union fall meeting at the Moscone ... early results from a range of studies conducted during ...
Cached Biology News:A low dose of caffeine when pregnant may damage the heart of offspring for a lifetime 2World fertilizer prices drop dramatically after soaring to all-time highs 2UAF researchers to present at AGU press briefing 2UAF researchers to present at AGU press briefing 3UAF researchers to present at AGU press briefing 4UAF researchers to present at AGU press briefing 5UAF researchers to present at AGU press briefing 6
Request Info...
Mouse monoclonal [B314.1 (MAC 387)] to Macrophage L1 protein Calprotectin (rating: ****) ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
Human/Mouse/Rat AMPK beta 1 Affinity Purified Polyclonal Ab...
Immunogen: Tissue / cell preparation. (Murine EHS laminin preparation) Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles...
Biology Products: