Registered nurses' experiences of mentoring undergraduate nursing students.

@article{Atkins1995RegisteredNE,
  title={Registered nurses' experiences of mentoring undergraduate nursing students.},
  author={S. Atkins and Anne Patricia Williams},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={1995},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={1006-15}
}
This paper describes a research study undertaken by the first author, which explored and analysed registered nurses' experiences of mentoring undergraduate nursing students within a single health authority in England. The study design was qualitative and data were collected through semi-structured interviews with 12 mentors. The findings of the study indicate that mentoring undergraduate nursing students is a complex and skilled activity, requiring educational preparation, support and… CONTINUE READING