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Need a Preceptor in DFW, Texas

  • 1.  Need a Preceptor in DFW, Texas

    Posted 02-20-2020 12:28
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    Hello!

    My name is Pauline Nueva and I'm having a difficult time looking for a preceptor in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area. I've contacted multiple hospitals and majority precept employees only. Others would only precept students who already have a current agreement with specific programs. I only have the practicum left and my counselors suggested I do a a leave of absence to give me more time to look for a preceptor. If anyone has any suggestion or be willing to accept me, I would really appreciate it!

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    Pauline Nueva
    Euless TX
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  • 2.  RE: Need a Preceptor in DFW, Texas

    Posted 03-04-2020 21:29
    Hi Pauline!  I'm checking to see if my organization has an academic affiliation with Grand Canyon--I think we do but I'm confirming.  I'll let you know what I find out.  Are you able to travel a little bit to complete your practicum?  Tyler in East Texas isn't super super far from Euless.

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    Lasi McArthur DNP RN-BC
    Tyler TX
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  • 3.  RE: Need a Preceptor in DFW, Texas

    Posted 03-05-2020 14:00
    Hi Ms.Lasi!

    Thank you for the reply! My field counselor said I have to complete 150 hours and only required to do 10 hours a week. Tyler is a bit of a drive, about a 2 hours, but I am willing to do whatever it takes to get my practicum done! I really appreciate your help!

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    Pauline Nueva
    Euless TX
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  • 4.  RE: Need a Preceptor in DFW, Texas

    Posted 03-06-2020 10:23
    Let me also check with my director here at Baylor Dallas. It would be a shorter drive for you and I know many of our current Informaticists graduated from Grand Canyon.​

    Elisaba Fowler, RN, MSN

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    Elisaba Fowler
    Clinical Informaticist
    Arlington TX
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  • 5.  RE: Need a Preceptor in DFW, Texas

    Posted 03-12-2020 13:35
    Thank you for the reply! Unfortunately, my counselor said that Baylor wasn't an option, they only accept preceptorship for employees only.
    I appreciate the help though!

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    Pauline Nueva
    Euless TX
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  • 6.  RE: Need a Preceptor in DFW, Texas

    Posted 7 days ago
    Pauline, gurlllll…….Did you go back for your DNP? In informatics or a
    different field?

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    Patricia L. Yarbrough-Buchanan, MSN, RN
    SIM Lab Specialist &
    Standardized Patient Coordinator
    yarbropa@gmail.com
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/patricia-yarbrough-buchanan-msn-rn-739a6883/
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