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Oldham Treatment Room Service - OPCTP 37

Placement Overview

Placement Title Oldham Treatment Room Service - OPCTP 37
Your Placement Contact Emma Grainey, Michelle Taylor - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Michelle – Treatment Room Sister#

Emma – Treatment Room Senior Practitioner

Placement Address Integrated Care Centre New Radcliffe Street Oldham, OL1 1NL
Placement City/Town: Oldham
Placement Phone 0300 323 0464
Your University Contact: Sharon Vesty - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Plan of mentor/ schedule for team mentorship

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

There are a small selection of mentors and a practice teacher – the student will be team mentored ensuring that the designated mentor has 40% direct/indirect weekly contact

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

Shift Notes:

Days - 08.30 - 17.00

Notes: (1 hour lunch)

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

Treatment Room Service

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper, logan , Tierney based assessment document looking at patient AODL
Holistic assessment

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Wound care
Hand washing / hygiene
Injection technique

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

Observation of catheterisation
Compression bandaging

What resources are available to help students learning?

Trust intranet

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Will be informed of any relevant in house training occurring a time of placement

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Additional Information

Exposure to paperless systems, information technology, documentation, communication.