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Redbank Surgery - PRSEC 146

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Placement Title Redbank Surgery - PRSEC 146
Your Placement Contact Alison Bridge, Karen Ramsden, Barbara Gunn - Send Email
Placement Address Sun Suite, 2nd Floor, Radcliffe Primary Care Centre, 69 Church Street, Radcliffe, Manchester, M26 2SP
Placement City/Town: Radcliffe
Placement Phone 0161 724 2040
Your University Contact: Edwina Thacker - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

On your first day you will be introduced to your mentor who will discuss your individual learning needs and your co- mentor will also be identified. You will also be orientated to Radcliffe Primary Care Centre and the Practice and meet other members of staff.

You will be given your time table for your duration of your allocation

Your Welcome Pack and be taken through an orientation check list.

Within the first week you will undertake a full induction to the practice and complete the preliminary interview of your assessment documentation. Dates will also be agreed for the intermediate and final assessment interviews.

Please note you must wear your identification badge at all times whilst working in the healthcare settings.



No jewellery is allowed other than a wedding band; one pair of stud earings

Nails must be clean and short. Acrylic nails and nail polish are not permitted


What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

Shift Notes:

Before the start of your placement your allocated mentor will be informed of your arrival to placement On commencement of your placement your shifts will be allocated to you by your mentor.

A normal working week will be Monday – Friday dependent on location,spoke placement and hours.

Students are not required to work bank holidays, weekends or nights, however if they wish they can work with prior authorisation of their mentor.

Flexible working hours can be discussed with your mentor.

What nursing model is used for planning care?

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Injection Technique

Manual blood pressures



What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

Chronic Disease Management

Examination skills

Telephone consultation

Extensive service provision i.e. in house primary care services

Spoke Placements

There are a number of spoke placements which you could visit in your placement. Discussions with your mentor based upon your specific needs will be required to ensure the spoke placements match these.

Additional Information

Our Mission Statement

Redbank Medical Group believes that strong clinical and managerial leadership, effective teamwork and a focus on patient-centred care are central to ensuring the delivery of high quality services and continuity of care for patients


Please contact Karen Ramsden to confirm allocation placement prior to commencement or alternatively speak to Barbara Wright, Lead Nurse.

Practice Education Facilitator Christine Clegg 0161 716 2809

Practice Education lead   Karen Ramsden 0161 724 2040

ULL Edwina Thacker 0161 295 7023