Benefits for Clinical Preceptors

Why should I precept?
  • Gain professional and personal satisfaction from helping a health profession student and the Georgia healthcare workforce at large 

  • Further motivation to stay current with the latest research and evidence-based practice

  • Help meet the urgent need for clinical preceptors as medical schools and other advanced programs increase class sizes to address healthcare shortages

  • Find prospective providers for your practice/group by spending weeks (rather than minutes) assessing their knowledge base, professionalism, work ethic, bedside manner, etc.​​

  • Potential adjunct faculty appointment 

  • Earn eligibility for the Georgia Preceptor Tax Incentive Program (PTIP)

How can Foothills AHEC help?