Cognitive Apprenticeship in Hospital Orientation for Newly Graduated Nurses
Repository Posting Date2017-10-12T16:13:35Z
Author(s)Key, Betty A.
Author DetailsBetty A. Key, EdD, Capstone College of Nursing, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationEpsilon Omega
The transition from student nurse to practicing, newly graduated nurse (NGN) has been described as a time of challenge. Cognitive apprenticeship (CA) is an instructional strategy that may facilitate ease of transition for NGNs during the clinical portion of hospital orientation. Cognitive apprenticeship utilizes principles that help in developing competence.