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Ward 84 - In-Patients - CMMCP 16

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Placement Title Ward 84 - In-Patients - CMMCP 16
Your Placement Contact Helen Jackson, Caroline Bayley, Claire Mulhall, Natalie Porter - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Placement Address Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Oxford Rd, Manchester, M13 9WL
Placement City/Town: Manchester
Placement Phone 0161 701 8400
Your University Contact: Natalie Hill 0191 295 5288 - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

  • Student Induction Pack
  • Student work book
  • Student evaluation

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

  • Students are allocated to at least one mentor / associate mentor while on placement
  • Mentors are kept on the Trust Live register
  • Students are allocated to work with their mentors at least 40% of the clinical placement time

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?




Shift Notes:

Long Day:
07:30 – 20:00
19:30 – 08:00

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

  • Admission and Discharge
  • MDT involvement
  • Basic and complex nursing skills

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper Logan Tierney

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Fluid Balance
  • Medication
  • Nursing observations
  • Time management
  • Ward round involvement

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

*Principles of Blood administration
*Principles of Venepuncture
*Principles of IV Therapy
*Principals of Chemo administration
*HDU care
*Infection control / care planning

What resources are available to help students learning?

  • Student notice board
  • Student work books
  • Intranet
  • Journals

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Student teaching sessions

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  • BMTU
  • Outpatients Ward 84
  • MacMillan Team/ Palliative care
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Additional Information

Practice Educational Facilitator - 0161 901 1854