OPD General - RBHP 15
|Placement Title||OPD General - RBHP 15|
|Your Placement Contact||Sr. Irena Waite (OPD Manager), Victoria Sherrington - Send Email|
|Placement Contact's Role|
|Placement Address||Royal Bolton Hospital. Minerva Rd, Bolton, BL4 0JR|
|Placement Phone||01204 390309|
|Your University Contact:||Sarah Ratcliffe - Send Email|
About this placement
What is organised for students on commencement of placement?
What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?
STUDENTS ARE ALLOCATED A MENTOR PRIOR TO THEIR PLACEMENT COMMENCEMENT DATE.
MENTORS TO WORK WITH STUDENT AT LEAST TWO SHIFTS PER WEEK.
What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?
Notes: SHIFT PATTERN IN GENERAL OUTPATIENTS : 8AM - 6PM , 4 DAYS A WEEK (ONE 5.30PM FINISH).
What patient care situations are available in this placement?
REFERRAL ROUTE FROM G.P TO CONSULTANT, PLAN SURGICAL ADMISSION OR MEDICAL TREATMENT, INVESTIGATIONS ETC, ARRANGE FOLLOW UP.
What nursing model is used for planning care?
No recognised model.
What core clinical skills can be learnt?
HAND WASHING PHYSIOLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS E.W.S.
What additional clinical skills can be learnt?
- REMOVAL OF SUTURES
What resources are available to help students learning?
- EDUCATION CUPBOARD
- COMPUTER ACCESS
- EDUCATION CENTRE/STUDENT FORUMS
What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?
STUDENT INFORMATION BOARD STUDENT FORUMS.
- PAIN TEAM
- BREAST UNIT
- CHURCHILL UNIT
- THEATRE INDUCTION
- COLO-RECTAL TEAM
- SURGICAL PRE-ASSESSMENT
Students allocated to General Outpatient Department will be required to work within three separate locations.
The services / clinics are run from three separate sites:-
- General Outpatient Department G Block Bolton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
- Minerva Road Clinic Bolton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
- Bolton One - Bolton Town Centre
The staff within General OPD will provide each student with their own personal pathway linking to their Outpatient experience. All students will experience all of the Outpatient sites during their allocation where different services and clinics can be experienced.
Practice Educator Facilitators - Lisa.email@example.com - Royal Bolton Hospital