Orientation Without Walls: Opening an Acute Care Hospital
Journal for Nurses in Staff Development, 06/04/2012
Whicker MA et al. – Providing holistic orientation for all hospital personnel of a newly constructed acute care facility without patient presence proved challenging and rewarding to staff development educators. Early planning, multidisciplinary involvement of key stakeholders for hospital–wide and nursing orientation, and on–boarding of unit nursing educators shortly after unit nursing managers promoted success.