Neuro, Rehab, Falls and Stroke Team - BPCTP 51

Placement Overview

Placement Title Neuro, Rehab, Falls and Stroke Team - BPCTP 51
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Your Placement Contact Elizabeth Carr - Send Email
Placement Address Crompton Health Centre, 501 Crompton Way, Bolton, BL1 8UP
Placement City/Town: Bolton
Placement Phone 01204 463550

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

4 Week placement over 3 sites.

Assessment and signposting, secondary prevention in relation to Stroke, Neurological Conditions and Falls.

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

  • Student allocations sent via PEF
  • Regular contact with students
  • Planned interviews with students

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

Shift Notes:

Monday - Friday:- 08.30am - 16.30pm

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

Assessment of patients in their own homes, cinical settings and outpatients

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper, Logan and Tierney

Avtivities of Living

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Blood Pressure, Postural Blood Pressure Monitoring

Nutritional Scoring

Holistic Assessment of Stroke Patients

Holistic Assessment of Epilepsy Patients and Medication

Holistic Assessment of Fall Patients and Medications

Multi Disciplinary working and experience

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

This is a Multi Disciplinary Team and the student will be working with Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapists

What resources are available to help students learning?

STARS website

Students are encouraged to access this website and complete the core competencies

Certificate when completed

Spoke Placements

Parkinsons Disease Specialist Nurse

Epilepsy Specialist Nurse

Falls Team

Neuro Rehab

Physio

OT

Dietetics

District Nursing

SALT

Additional Information

The Team is well integrated with the Hospital Stroke Pathways