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Ward F10 - PAOP 11

Placement Overview

Placement Title Ward F10 - PAOP 11
Your Placement Contact Katie Taylor, Pauline Abraham - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Placement Address Royal Oldham Hospital, Rochdale Rd, Oldham, OL1 2JH
Placement City/Town: Oldham
Placement Phone 0161 624 0420 Hospital Switch
Your University Contact: Chris Fisher - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Orientation to the ward with Mentor and giving a student orientation pack

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Each student is allocated a trained mentor and encouraged to work alongside the mentor.

This is essential that they adopt a similar off duty. The associate mentors on the ward will also support the students.

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?




Shift Notes:

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

  • Basic nursing care
  • Patient centred approach to nursing care
  • Multidisciplinary team

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper, Logan and Tierney Model of Nursing

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Administration of a variety of medicines
  • Recording of observations for example BP, pulse and temperature
  • Aseptic dressing technique.

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

What resources are available to help students learning?

  • Internet access
  • Books
  • Teaching packs
  • Leaflets
  • Policies and procedures
  • Access to the Multidisciplinary team

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Spoke Placements

Additional Information

To provide an individual, holistic approach to nursing in order to return an optimum level of health, comfort and independence to patients recovering from illness or injury.

We work in team alongside other members of the MDT. We aim to promote maximum personal independence and meet the needs that arise from increasing dependence with respect to the uniqueness of the person, their cultural background and religious beliefs.