Step 1: Forms
Step 2: General Ascension InformationPlease review the following Ascension information. This content covers the general information all Ascension associates, instructors, and students need to know to successfully contribute to our community. REMEMBER TO MOVE ON TO STEPS 3-5 AFTER REVIEWING THIS INFORMATION. YOU ARE NOT DONE AFTER THIS STEP.
Your progress is not tracked in each course – if you leave a course in the middle, you will need to start again from the beginning. Be sure to leave adequate time to complete each course. Upon completion of the courses, be sure to complete the Attestation Form. This only records your completion of this step - please be sure to complete the remaining steps in order to be show completion of all instructor orientation materials.
Step 3: EHR TrainingThe majority of the Ascension Wisconsin sites utilize an Electronic Health Record (EHR). You will need to learn the applications that apply to your discipline and to the site where you will be working. Please note that different sites utilize different systems and as a result, require different training. Make sure you are reviewing the correct training materials for your upcoming clinical placement location and role.
Ascension Wheaton Franciscan & Columbia St. Mary's (Sites in the greater Waukesha, Ozaukee, Milwaukee, and Racine Counties - Southeastern WI)
The following resources is for sites using Epic. Click the link below to launch the education page. After completing the form, you will receive an email with a link to your specific modules and the required login for the training.
If you experience any technical issues with the training module, please email
Ascension Central - North Region (Legacy Ministry and Affinity Sites)
If you will be at an Ascension Central - North (Fox Valley, Central, or Northern WI) you may continue to Step 4. You do not have online EHR training.
Step 4: Required Reading
Step 5: Confirmation(with the exception of the Department Checklist that is completed on the first day of clinical),CLICK HERE
All students and the instructor must complete orientation before they will be permitted on the unit.
All requirements must be met at least 4 weeks before the clinical start date to ensure computer access is completed in time.