Ward H2, Ophthamology Theatre - RBHP 41
|Placement Title||Ward H2, Ophthamology Theatre - RBHP 41|
|Your Placement Contact||Wendy Andriessen, Maria Kirkman - Send Email|
|Placement Contact's Role||
|Placement Address||Royal Bolton Hospital. Minerva Rd, Bolton, BL4 0JR|
|Placement Phone||01204 390736|
|Your University Contact:||Dawn Gawthorpe Programme Lead 0161 295 6482 - Send Email|
About this placement
What is organised for students on commencement of placement?
What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?
Named Mentor and Associate Mentor allocated prior to commencement of placement. Associated Mentors identified in HUB placements.
What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?
Four day working week 15 hours per month, 8am start, 30 minutes lunch break.
What patient care situations are available in this placement?
- Patients undergoing numerous ophthalmic procedures under local and general anaesthesia.
- Care of children undergoing squint and dental surgery under general anaesthesia.
- Care of patients undoing cardiovision.
What nursing model is used for planning care?
Roper, Logan and Tierney.
What core clinical skills can be learnt?
- Observation Skills
- Communication Skills
- Drug Administration
- Principles of Asepsis
What additional clinical skills can be learnt?
- Rhythms X
- Care of the unconscious patient
What resources are available to help students learning?
- Knowledgeable staff
- Student information board
- Relevant handouts and leaflets
- Ophthalmic and Theatre journals
What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?
- Monthly multidisciplinary team meetings
- Daily team briefs
- Monthly audit meetings
One - two week spoke placements in Ward, Clinic and Pre-assessment Area
1 day placements to Visual Impairment Team and Corneal Procurement Team
1/2 Day visit to HSDU, Pharmacy and Orthoptic Department
Practice Educator Facilitators - Kay.email@example.com - Royal Bolton Hospital