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Ward T5 - PAOP 25

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Placement Title Ward T5 - PAOP 25
Your Placement Contact Jane Charnock, Christine Nixon, Tsitsi Ruwanza, Zena Yarwood - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Staff Nurse

Placement Address Royal Oldham Hospital, Rochdale Rd, Oldham, OL1 2JH
Placement City/Town: Oldham
Placement Phone 0161 627 8428 / 8429
Your University Contact: June Rutherford - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

  • Named Mentor
  • Student Orientation Booklet

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?


  • 3 have Preparation for Mentorship
  • 6 have 998
  • 5 Associate Mentors

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?


07:30 - 15:30


12:30 - 20:30


Shift Notes:

Long Day:-  07:30 - 20:30

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

  • Admissions
  • Immediate Post Operative Care
  • Stoma Care
  • Clip/Drain Control
  • I.V/N.G/JEJ and PEG Feeding
  • Palliative Care/Basic Nursing Care
  • Drug Administration

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper, Logan and Tierney

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Communication
  • Simple drug calculations
  • Multi Disciplinary Interactions
  • Moving and Handling

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Accurate Intake and Output
  • Multidisciplinary involvement
  • Importance of dietician role

What resources are available to help students learning?

  • Student Orientation Pack
  • Mentor
  • Students files

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

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Additional Information