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Undergraduate RN / LPN Nursing Students

Nursing Schools Applying for Clinical Rotation or Practicum Education Experiences for Students

Thank you for your interest in Ochsner LSU Health System of North Louisiana for a clinical rotation or practicum educational experience.

An active academic affiliation agreement with Ochsner LSU Health System of North Louisiana is required to request a clinical rotation. To obtain an affiliation agreement, the school or program coordinator should reach out to olhs.students@ochsnerlsuhs.org (AMC and SMMC) or OLHS-education@ochsnerlsuhs.org (MMC) to initiate the process. This process may take up to 6 months to be completed.

Students cannot initiate the affiliation agreement process.

All undergraduate nursing student rotations are managed by school faculty through InPlace. Please log in to InPlace to request a clinical rotation, assign students, and submit student documentation. Students will NOT have access to the InPlace program. Please refer to the below timeline for requesting a clinical rotation. These timelines are in place to ensure compliance with regulatory standards. **Submitting a request does NOT guarantee placement.**

Program approval by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing and an active academic affiliation agreement is required to request a clinical rotation. Approved schools and programs can be found on the LSBN website.

Deadlines for submission of clinical rotations requests:

The request deadline for applications for Fall clinical rotations is May 1. Decision notifications occur during the month of June and student information is due by July 1.

The request deadline for applications for Spring clinical rotations is September 1. Decision notifications occur during the month of October and student information is due by November 1.

The request deadline for applications for Summer clinical rotations is January 1. Decision notifications occur during the month of February and student information is due by March 1.

Clinical rotation requests submitted early or late will be denied. For schools interested in scheduling clinical rotation or practicum educational experiences for their students at Ochsner LSU Health System of North Louisiana, please email the office of Nursing Professional Development using the addresses below.

All information requests must come through the Nursing Professional Development - Professional Practice and Academic Partnership office. ALL students must follow established guidelines and procedures without exceptions.

Contact us to learn more!

Email our campus representatives for questions or to learn more about the clinical education opportunities.

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