Maxillo Facial and Oral Surgery - RBHP 11
|Placement Title||Maxillo Facial and Oral Surgery - RBHP 11|
|Your Placement Contact||SN M Fagan - Send Email|
|Placement Contact's Role||
Department Sister and Staff Nurse
|Placement Address||Royal Bolton Hospital. Minerva Rd, Bolton, BL4 0JR|
|Placement Phone||01204 390520/390521|
|Your University Contact:||Mike Barker - Send Email|
About this placement
What is organised for students on commencement of placement?
What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?
What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?
Set hours 8.15am - 5pm Mon - Thurs
Friday Half day either 8:15 - 1pm or 1pm - 5pm
Students can alter day off duty on request
What patient care situations are available in this placement?
Clinics - Out patients dealing with referral from dentist or GP Trauma referrals from A&E Theatre - Minor oral surgery under local anaesthetic &/or for Dental extractions and soft tissues biopsies, Main theatre - Day case surgery under general anaesthetic.
What nursing model is used for planning care?
What core clinical skills can be learnt?
- Health promotion
- Theatre Skills - setting up theatre, scrub technique.
- Dressings and structure removal, managing own work load - clinic
What additional clinical skills can be learnt?
Dealing with special needs patients, Nurse led Pre assessment Clinic, Pediatric care - management of patients undergoing treatments in out patients setting.
What resources are available to help students learning?
- Experienced staff
What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?
Blackburn Royal Infirmary - Oral surgery dept, including Head and Neck Clinic - multidisciplinary team managing patients with Head and Neck Cancer.
Day Placements - Churchill Unit - oncology dept at Bolton, Infection Control Team, Histopathology Dept, Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic/Ward, HSDU, Lever Chambers Community Dental Dept dealing with patients with special needs.
Practice Educator Facilitators - Itai.firstname.lastname@example.org - Royal Bolton Hospital