Nursing Faculty Orientation

Nurse facultyOur faculty orientation materials help ensure all faculty members who have students in the clinical sites at UK HealthCare have the information necessary to meet the orientation requirements.

This orientation must be completed before the first day of clinical service. 

Orientation handbooks

Annually, all student and faculty members must review the following general orientation documents and form.

Student Manual

Faculty Handbook 

Co-Signing Tipsheet

COVID-19 education & screening protocol for students and learners

Employees are now being screened before entering Good Samaritan Hospital, Chandler Hospital and campus-based ambulatory practices.

Review the steps to take before entering UK HealthCare facilities:

Please see the COVID-19 website for the most up-to-date information. 

Electronic medical record (Epic) training for nursing faculty and students


 Each semester, students should review the Epic nursing student training module located at  prior to the first day of clinicals. Clinical faculty will have login information for students. Please contact your clinical faculty with any questions or trouble with accessing the student training module. 

Clinical nursing faculty

New clinical nursing faculty or clinical faculty who have not been active at UKHC within the past 6 months must attend classroom training. To schedule classroom training please contact the student placement coordinator at


If you have additional questions, please contact the student placement coordinator at 859-218-4903.