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Educational institutions rely on preceptors, practicing professionals in the clinic setting, to provide an opportunity for students to apply their knowledge and skills in the field. They are a vital part of the education of future health care practitioners and their role is complex. They must utilize skills in teaching, mentoring, supporting, assessing, and evaluating.

Preceptors for Midwifery Clinical Education: A Call to Action in This Unprecedented Time
Read our October 2020 Call to Action

This web page has been designed for preceptors of midwifery and nurse practitioner students. A team of faculty from several graduate midwifery and advanced practice nurse programs collaborated to create this page with tools and training for preceptors in the clinic setting. Its purpose is to provide practical ideas and training to assist preceptors in their role.

JMWH 2016 Preceptor Edition
This special supplement includes 5 articles to help new and experienced midwives feel more comfortable developing themselves as preceptors.

Preceptor Education Program (PEP) On-line Preceptor Trainings
Free inter-professional self-directed 30-45 minute interactive learning modules

Equity in Midwifery Education
This website provides resources, guidelines, webinars, and more for faculty and preceptors to promote and infuse equity and social justice throughout education.

NONPF Preceptor Portal
This site offers free resources to preceptors and others actively engaged in the clinical education of nurse practitioner students.

CMS Updates on Documentation
CMS Finalized Policy, Payment, and Quality Provisions Changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020

Midwifery Education Programs
Link to the current midwifery programs in the United States.

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