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Preceptor Program Builder: Essential Tools for a Successful Preceptor Program (Swihart & Figueroa, 2014), HCPro, Inc.

The Preceptor Program Builder provides professional development staff the keys to creating a successful preceptor program in the healthcare environment. In this essential package, you will find the core tools, best practices, processes, adaptable forms, and training materials for developing and evaluating preceptors, information for preparing preceptors for certification through portfolio-building, and a tested framework for preceptor programs. Use this resource to develop a preceptor program for any population, such as nurses or pharmacists. Click on HCPro Marketplace for more details.


The Effective Nurse Preceptor Handbook, 3rd Edition (Swihart, 2014), HCPro, Inc.

The Effective Preceptor Handbook for Nurses provides new preceptors with the evidence-based skills they need to build supportive one-on-one teaching and learning relationships with new nurses. Nurse preceptors in training will learn how to access adult learning styles, validate competencies, develop critical feedback and evaluation skills, and gain confidence to successfully onboard and launch their preceptees. Preceptors will also be introduced to the idea of portfolio-building as a way to prepare for certification. Click on HCPro Marketplace for more details.


The Essential Preceptee Handbook, (Swihart 2014), HCPro, Inc.           

The Essential Preceptee Handbook provides new members of staff with the guidance and support they need to build supportive one-on-one relationships with their preceptors and helps them acclimate to the work environment and culture. Preceptees evaluate how they learn and how to improve critical thinking, gain confidence in receiving and giving feedback, and develop the skills they need to successfully transition to service. This handbook is an essential part of any onboarding experience for new employees. Click on HCPro Marketplace for more details.