Identification of facilitators and barriers to the role of a mentor in the clinical setting.

@article{Heale2009IdentificationOF,
  title={Identification of facilitators and barriers to the role of a mentor in the clinical setting.},
  author={Roberta Heale and Sharolyn D Mossey and Bev Lafoley and Robyn Gorham},
  journal={Journal of interprofessional care},
  year={2009},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={369-79}
}
Clinical mentors are integral to the education of health care professionals. In Northeastern Ontario, Canada, clinical mentors can take a variety of forms. Examples include preceptors who are employees in a clinical setting working with an individual student for a specific period of time, clinical educators, individuals contracted to take a group of students in acute care settings, and faculty advisors, who facilitate students' community placements. An internet survey exploring the preparation… CONTINUE READING
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