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Home Treatment Team - PCOP 23

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Placement Title RHome Treatment Team - PCOP 23
Your Placement Contact Georgina Hardy - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Adult RAID Practitioner (RMN)

Placement Address Parklands House (Ground Floor), Royal Oldham Hospital, Rochdale Road, Oldham, OL1 2JH
Placement City/Town: Oldham
Placement Phone 0161 716 2200
Your University Contact: Angelina Chadwick, Shelly Allen - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Allocation of mentor
Orientation booklet
Informal teaching sessions as indicated by students needs

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Mentors have allocated time to assess students and meet supervision needs
Access to PEFs/ULL’s

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?




Shift Notes:

Home Treatment Team:-

Dayus: 08.30 - 21.30


Early:  08:00 – 16:00
Late:  13:00 – 21:00
Night:  19:45 – 08:45
Clinic:  09:00 – 17:00

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

Front line acute setting
Working with individual, carers and families to identify and meet immediate needs
Home treatment team – alternative to admission service and to facilitate early discharge
Oldham adult RAID team – The patient care setting is A&E and call back clinic to manage primarily attempted suicide and deliberate self-harm

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Holistic assessments – using the MSE, Risk assessment

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Assessment – particularly risk
Care planning
Problem Solving
The use of interpersonal and communication skills with a variety of services and individuals
Collaboration with members of the wider MDT
Evaluation of care

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

Physiological observations
Administration of Depot injections
Medicines management

What resources are available to help students learning?

Computer/Internet access
Members of the team
Information resources/booklets, books and files within RAID office
Workbooks are available

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Trust audits undertaken
Street Triage

Spoke Placements

Adult RAID Team (A&E)

Other Spokes as indicted in Student Information Pack

Additional Information