qualities and characteristics to ensure effective mentoring of new nurse graduates to improve the quality of patient care, meet organizational standards, and provide continuity of care in a cost-effective manner (Chancellor's Office, California Community Colleges, 2003). The workshop curriculum consists of 8 modules. The modules were designed to
Written by nursing educators Peggy Chinn and Maeona Kramer, this unique book is updated with new examples from clinical practice. Key Features Coverage of the five Patterns of Knowing includes empiric, personal, aesthetic, ethical, and emancipatory knowledge, defining the different types of knowledge and how they relate to each other.