Definition and differences between orientation, internships, and residencies

QSEN QuestionsCategory: QuestionsDefinition and differences between orientation, internships, and residencies
Jolene Dorrell MSN, RN, PCCN asked 1 month ago

QSEN,  The question was asked of me to define the difference between orientation, internships, and residencies.  I can articulate my own, but would also like to compare to the definitions QSEN would convey.  Could you provide any supporting information for direct me to any?  Thank you.