OPD General - RBHP 15
|Placement Title||OPD General - RBHP 15|
|Your Placement Contact||Sr. Irena Waite, Victoria Sherrington - Send Email|
|Placement Contact's Role|
|Placement Address||Royal Bolton Hospital. Minerva Rd, Bolton, BL4 0JR|
|Placement Phone||01204 390390 ext 4025/5322|
|Your University Contact:||Dawn Gawthorpe - Send Email|
About this placement
What is organised for students on commencement of placement?
OPD Student orientation package given
Variety of Outpatient clinics or varying speciality.
Spoke placements to other areas
What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?
Allocated prior to placement
What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?
Days: shifts worked over 4 days to cover clinics. 8am – 6pm
What patient care situations are available in this placement?
Patients attend following referral from G.P
Consultations with doctors, examinations, referral for diagnostic tests/investigations or to therapeutic departments.
Specialist nurse clinics.
Referrals to ancillary services
What nursing model is used for planning care?
A nursing model has not been used, rather nursing practices having been developed through
experience over a period of time, which seems to have achieved good results.
What core clinical skills can be learnt?
What additional clinical skills can be learnt?
What resources are available to help students learning?
Policies & Procedure files
What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?
Churchill oncology unit
Colo-rectal nursing team