School of Nursing

Resources for Nursing Faculty and Staff

General Resources

Clinical Information

  • Clinical Letters:
    • Find you Clinical Letter template in Documents and Forms. Then, download and revise your letter(s). Your updated letter(s) should then be saved and posted to your BlackBoard site for your students.
  • Centralized Clinical Placement System (CCPS) Online Orientation
    • In preparation for the upcoming semester, clinical faculty is required to complete an online orientation through the Centralized Clinical Placement System (CCPS). This program is comprised of training modules that are applicable to all of our partnering Health Care Organizations (clinical and practicum sites). It also includes additional site-specific materials provided by the individual HCO’s, some of which require additional paperwork.
    • What to do:
      • Visit Centralized Clinical Placement Online Orientation
        • On the Welcome page, you’ll see Detailed Instructions for Faculty. Download the applicable instructions, depending on whether you are a first-time or returning user.
        • FAQs can be found on the Documents tab.
  • Maine Medical Center required reading and forms:
    • Visit Documents and Forms to find these 3 items:
      • Abbreviated Access Policy Orientation
      • Agreement to Comply
      • Confidentiality Agreement
  • Questions about clinical requirements? Contact Wendy Murphy.

CNA Registration

  • Mid-semester Clinical Validation Form for CNA Registry
    • Your students are responsible for prompting you to fill this out. Find the form in Documents and Forms.

Labs & Technology

Peer Review

  • Visit Documents and Forms to find the following items:
    • School of Nursing Peer Teaching Evaluation Form     
    • School of Nursing Peer Review Procedures and Guidelines
    • SON Evaluation Criteria for Promotion, Tenure, and/or Retention for Full-Time Faculty