clinical rotation tips for success

MA Notes Medical Assistant's Pocket Guide Cheri Goretti

Tips on your First Day in a Clinical Setting from our author, Cheri Goretti

The beginning of the academic year can mean, for many allied health students – including those in a medical assisting, clinical laboratory science, or other health science program – trading the classroom for a clinical setting. Even the most confident students start to get nervous or begin to question whether they have the skills to perform in the clinical setting.

Here are a few tips that can help any student get through the initial days of their internship, externship, and/or practicum.