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Prestwich DN South Sector - BUPCTP 24

Placement Overview

Placement Title Prestwich DN South Sector - BUPCTP 24
Your Placement Contact Michelle Sharples, Samantha Home - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Placement Address Prestwich District Nurses, The Boardroom, Prestwich Health Centre, Fairfax Rd, Prestwich, M25 1BT
Placement City/Town: Bury
Placement Phone 0300 323 3316
Your University Contact: Tyler Warburton - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Orientation period and introduction to mentor.

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Student allocated mentor to spend most of placement with. Will however be with other members of staff on occasions.

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?




Shift Notes:

Hours are 08.00am - 17.00pm Monday to Sunday

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

Caring for patients in their own home providing treatment, health promotion and support.

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper, Logan and Tierney.

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Medication
  • Wound care
  • Asceptic Technique 
  • Catheter care
  • Injections
  • Terminal care including Line care and ongoing assessment

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

What resources are available to help students learning?

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Spoke Placements

  • Podiatory
  • Evening Service
  • Treatment Room
  • Bealeys Community Hospital

Additional Information

Mentors:- Jenny Plimley Jayne Parton Muchelle Sharples Denise Townley Kate Vines Tracy Cooper.