ERIC Number: EJ350334
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Weighing the Costs and the Benefits of Student Education to Service Agencies.
Hawken, Patty L.; Hillestad, E. Ann
Nursing and Health Care, v8 n4 p222-27 Apr 1987
A survey of 13 school of nursing faculty members and service agency staff nurses revealed each group's perceptions of the costs and benefits of having student nurses gain work experience in service agencies through practicums. Results indicated that service agencies benefit at a 2 to 1 ratio from student participation. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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