What are 'clinicals'?
Clinicals are supervised work sessions in real healthcare
settings, allowing students to work with real patients. Students
enrolled in a college or university healthcare program are able to
put their knowledge and skills learned in the classroom to
Students are rotated through a variety of departments, as deemed
necessary by their program. This allows students to interact
with a wide variety of patient interventions and situations, under
the supervision of their instructor and/or facility healthcare
professional(s). Clinicals are like internships, and they are a
critical and required part of patient
Before being allowed to participate in clinicals, students must
successfully complete training in the classroom, skills lab and
laboratory. The proper paperwork must be completed, including
health/vaccination requirements and a criminal background check. A
confidentiality agreement must be signed by the student. Your high
school careers counselor or college/university program instructors
can direct you to a list of the requirements for the program(s) you
are interested in.
Residents participate in a residency program and work at
The Greater Green Bay Healthcare
Alliance looks forward to working with you as you enter
one of our member facilities for your clinical placement.