Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations Governing Nursing Education Programs [18 VAC 90 ‑ 27]
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11/30/23  6:23 pm
Commenter: Leah Jaquez

Adjunct Clinical Nurse positions for Retired nurses

As seasoned nurses embark on well-deserved retirements, they carry with them a wealth of invaluable knowledge cultivated over 20 or more years of dedicated practice. Their mastery in the field is a testament to their commitment and experience. In the wake of this significant wave of retirements, there is a unique opportunity for these skilled professionals to transition into clinical teaching roles. With their extensive clinical background, they are perfectly primed to impart practical wisdom to the next generation of healthcare providers. Their wealth of experiences not only enhances the educational landscape but also ensures that the legacy of their expertise continues to positively influence the nursing profession. I chose 20 years as an arbitrary number. I have had the greatest clinical education from seasoned nurses with diplomas. 

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