Leslie Jeffries MSN BSN RN, Sr. Vice President of Clinical Operation recounts her experience of entering the field as a new nurse and explains “the value that quality preceptors bring to the orientation process is hard to measure. However, it is perhaps the most critical component for a new nursing professional.”
For the third straight week in a row, Prophecy’s validation team launched a brand new set of exams for Prophecy clients! Clients now have access to the new Clinic RN (Primary Care) Assessments and skills checklist at no additional charge.
Periodic review of exam content is required to assure that test material reflects current practice methodologies, protocols, guidelines, and coincides with the professional’s scope of practice as it relates to patient care. Prophecy, today, launched the update of the ICU clinical competency exams in collaboration with a panel of subject matter experts with over 80 years of combined experience in working as Intensive Care Unit RNs, or supervising ICU RNs.
Ensures nursing staff possesses right mix of clinical job knowledge, personality attributes, and interpersonal skills to positively effect patient experience.
Added to client accounts at no additional charge, the new Preceptor RN exam can be used two-fold. The assessment can help target new or experienced nurses that could be successful preceptors. And, it can be used to evaluate the current approaches of existing Preceptor RNs.
Over the last few decades the term “Ishihara” has become synonymous with “color vision test.” Read more to find out how the Waggoner Color Vision test exceeds the expectations of the Ishihara Color Vision Test and can help develop coping mechanisms for healthcare providers experiencing color deficiencies.
Leading pre-hire clinical and health care testing provider begins to perform more health care specific research in order to expand job categories
Considering that there are over 136 million visits to EDs across the U.S. per year (CDC.gov, 2015), adequately assessing nursing competence in this specialty is not something to be taken lightly. The updated ED competency exam was completed in collaboration with a panel of subject matter experts with over 50 years of combined experience in working as Emergency Department RNs, or supervising ED RNs.
With Valentine’s Day on the horizon thoughts of previous prospects may be surfacing. And, finding that forever someone can be a daunting task. The same sentiments can be felt when figuring out which types of online healthcare testing to implement. Although a comprehensive assessment library seems overwhelming at first, focusing on these complimentary assessment options will help maximize testing effectiveness!
After collecting data on hundreds of thousands of online competency tests, we’ve put together the following estimates to help allocate time appropriately for testing.
Keep in mind that each hospital and healthcare staffing organization holds standardized policies in place to determine testing requirements.