ShyRem

I need more coffee.
Moderator Emeritus
15+ Year Member
Jun 17, 2004
9,800
133
Where I hang my hat.
Status (Visible)
  1. Attending Physician
Preceptorship is where you go to different places that do medical care (i.e. primary care doc, er, PT, eye docs, etc) and shadow. At some places they let you do pt care, teach you skills, mainly observe the workings of real physicians and other health care workers at their jobs. Most places you get to review the medical history/records of the patients, talk to the pt, ask questions of the doc/therapist regarding the pt's medical issues... it's a way to keep your fingers in the patient care world while you've got your nose buried in books and patients seem many many months away.
 

Onstarr

Full Member
10+ Year Member
Feb 5, 2007
178
0
Status (Visible)
  1. Medical Student
@ UNE, we start preceptorships our first year right? or at least have the option to?
 
About the Ads
This thread is more than 14 years old.

Your message may be considered spam for the following reasons:

  1. Your new thread title is very short, and likely is unhelpful.
  2. Your reply is very short and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  3. Your reply is very long and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  4. It is very likely that it does not need any further discussion and thus bumping it serves no purpose.
  5. Your message is mostly quotes or spoilers.
  6. Your reply has occurred very quickly after a previous reply and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  7. This thread is locked.