As nursing programs and medical professionals across the country respond and adapt to COVID-19 and the impact the virus has on healthcare education. Our partner HealthImpact is working with Novice to Expert Learning to provide online, immersive MedSurg clinical replacement simulation to universities and colleges across the United States. Learn more.
The Nursing Resource Center is a suite of Internet-based services that helps your region maximize its nursing capacity.
The Centralized Clinical Placement System (CCPS) streamlines the clinical experience scheduling process and exposes untapped openings, allowing programs to increase enrollment.
Oct 12 to Oct 30, 2020
Clinical facilities review and update availability for both cohort and preceptor programs. We understand some clinical facilities will need to modify future availability if census and building plans change. These changes can be done as needed throughout the year.
Nov 11 to Nov 22, 2020
Schools make requests for all courses that start in January through the end of the spring/summer terms. (Courses that usually end by August 15)
Nov 23 to Dec 4, 2020
Clinical facilities review proposed requests and make placement decisions. Clinical facilities are encouraged to accept long-standing/historic placements and to decline proposals they know they cannot accommodate as quickly as possible, as a courtesy to schools.
The Bakersfield Nursing Resource Center is a collaborative effort between the Foundation for California Community Colleges and the California Institute for Nursing & Health Care (CINHC). The Foundation develops the online applications and has oversight for the entire project, while Bakersfield College has the primary responsibility for leading all community outreach activities and collaboration with the users of the Southern San Joaquin Valley.
Clinical Placement System (CCPS)
Bakersfield College Allied Health
Cal State Bakersfield Nursing
Jennifer Johnson BSN, RN
Dept. Chair of Nursing