Bealey Community Hospital - BUCPTP 1

Placement Overview

Placement Title Bealey Community Hospital - BUPCTP 1
Trust
Your Placement Contact Audrey Buckley - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Placement Address Dumers Lane, Radcliffe, M26 2QD
Placement City/Town: Bury
Placement Phone 0161 716 1555
Your University Contact: Joyce Smith - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Initial placement assessment/induction
Introduction to community hospital setting
Orientation booklet
Inroduction to policies and procedures

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Shifts are co-cordinated as best as able
Assigned a named mentor/associate mentor

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

Early:

7.30 - 13.30

Late:

13.30 - 20.00

Night:

19.30 - 08.00

Shift Notes:

All days

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

All aspects of patient care in an intermediate setting. I.e. Basic care, medication, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, necessary medical nursing interventions

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper, Logan & Tierney – activities of daily living

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Basic care
Wound care
Observations
Admissions
Discharges
Medicine management
Moving & handling
Documentation
Multi-disciplinary meetings

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

Physiotherapy
Occupational therapy
Palliative care

What resources are available to help students learning?

Student files and literature
Nursing articles
Resource room

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Medicine management – learning how different medicines work on the body & how to administer these.

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