Pike View Medical Practice - PRSEC 148
|Placement Title||Pike View Medical Practice - PRSEC 148|
|Your Placement Contact||Lisa Higson - Send Email|
|Placement Address||Albert Road, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 7AN|
|Your University Contact:||Dawm Gawthorpe - Send Email|
About this placement
What is organised for students on commencement of placement?
Local surgery orientation and introduction to staff
Initial meeting with Mentor
Discussion re: Learning needs & objectives
Discussion re:Chosen Spoke Placements
What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?
Email student orientation pack prior to introduction to staff members
Mentor in surgery Tues-Fri
Associate Mentor Tues-Thurs
What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?
Flexible start/finish times are in operation
Start between 08.30 and 09.30
Finish between 17.00 and 18.00
Tuesday is a 19.30 finish.
The Medical Centre operates 5 days a week.
What patient care situations are available in this placement?
What nursing model is used for planning care?
Adaptations of RLT
What core clinical skills can be learnt?
Vital signs observations - Manual & electronic B/P, Pulse, Resp rate, Sats, CRT
Injection Techniques - Patient prescription ONLY
What additional clinical skills can be learnt?
Insertion & removal Uterine Contraception device
Insertion & removal of Sub-dermal Implanon
What resources are available to help students learning?
Conference Room Library
Access to Intranet
Monthly Nurse Education Study Days
Reps - In-house
What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?
Health Visitors & Baby Clinic
School Nurse & Pupil Referral Units
The Bolton Hospice
The Parallel - 3rd Yr Students ONLY
Free car parking
Free access to refreshments
No smoking policy