Teaching & Learning

Background: 
Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau and the School of Health Sciences, Macao Polytechnic Institute initiated to develop a means of promoting the quality of clinical teaching and establish a system to regulate the practice of clinical teaching. They then worked with the nursing leaders from other local health care institutes to form the 12-member Nursing Preceptor Training Committee in April 2007. These institutes include the Hospital Centre of C. S. Januario and the Primary Health Care Service of the Health Bureau, Macao SAR Government, Kiang Wu Hospital, and the University Hospital.
 
Objectives:
1.  To promote collaboration between education and clinical institutes.
2.  To review the practice of clinical teaching and assessment in basic nursing education.
3.  To organize nursing preceptor training courses.
4.  To establish and manage a register of nursing preceptors.