Clinical training refers to the hands-on experience you need to round out your health care education. The experienced team at Southwest Family Medicine Associates offers clinical training opportunities with some of the best physicians, NPs, and PAs in the area.
Clinical rotation opportunities include:
Your preceptor not only shares their invaluable knowledge with you, but also gives you the opportunity to get the clinical experience you need to thrive in your profession.
The clinical training program at Southwest Family Medicine Associates wants you to succeed and has high expectations and goals for you as you go through the program. The expectations and goals include:
Patient care is the top priority of the program, and you learn the importance of compassionate, appropriate, and effective care for the best patient outcomes.
Your preceptor teaches you about the established and always-evolving biomedical and clinical sciences, and how they apply in patient care.
The clinical training program allows you to investigate, evaluate, and improve your own patient care practices with hands-on experience.
The experience you gain working with patients and other health care professionals helps you build on your interpersonal and communication skills, so you can effectively share knowledge and information.
During your rotations, you’re expected to be able to carry out your professional responsibilities, adhere to ethical principles, and be sensitive to diverse cultures and attitudes.
Students are expected to be aware of the health care system and resources available and know how to utilize them for effective patient care.
The team at Southwest Family Medicine Associates adheres to strict guidelines when selecting preceptors and facilities to help you gain the most highly value-added training experience. The team takes into consideration:
And, of course, the preceptor must love teaching.
The team at Southwest Family Medicine Associates encourages students to apply as early as possible to ensure rotation and preceptor availability. Each site and preceptor has a unique schedule, and the team works hard to match you with a provider that makes the best fit for you and your needs.
Clinical training gives you the opportunity to get the experience you need to succeed in your field. Southwest Family Medicine Associates offers many clinical training opportunities, call the office today, or request an appointment online.
Feel free to email us regarding any scheduling or general questions!