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Making the most of your final clinical placement

With registration within sight, it’s time to maximise every learning opportunity as a nursing student
nursing student on placement

With registration within sight, it’s time to maximise every learning opportunity as a nursing student

For many undergraduate nursing students, the final year of training can be a particularly challenging time. So getting the most from your final year is crucial if you are to emerge as confident, knowledgeable and caring nurses.

Starting your final year is daunting enough, but the realisation that in just 12 months you will be a nurse helping to run a ward or unit, or taking a caseload of patients in the community, can fill many students with horror.

Easing the transition from student to registrant

Making the transition from student to registered nurse can be fraught with feelings of anxiety, disbelief and fear as you combine career aspirations with placement attendance,

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