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Smithills HV Team - BPCTP 36

Placement Overview

Placement Title Smithills HV Team - BPCTP 36
Your Placement Contact Wendy Pearson, Carol Kirkwood - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Placement Address UCAN Centre, Hatfield Rd, Bolton, BL1 3BU
Placement City/Town: Bolton
Placement Phone 01204 337890
Your University Contact: Gaynor Fenton - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

A mentor/assessor  will have been chosen and arrangements for working with your mentor and other staff members.  There is a welcome pack which is given with a list of a variety of spoke placements available to the students.

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Mentors and assessors are chosen for the student nurse on a rota basis, there are sign off mentors for the students who are on their last placement.

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?




Shift Notes:

Students are expected to work 9-5pm as this is our core working hours and the uniform is smart but casual.

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

What nursing model is used for planning care?

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Assessing health and development needs of both the child and family
Baby Clinics

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

What resources are available to help students learning?

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Up to date policies and student information folders and packs

Spoke Placements

Wide variety of community services are available for spoke placements.

Additional Information