Central Sector DN's - BUPCTP 10

Placement Overview

Placement Title Central Sector DN's - BUPCTP 10
Trust
Your Placement Contact Ann Wilson, Karen McCann - Send Email
Placement Address Holcombe House, Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Road, Bury, BL9 7TD
Placement City/Town: Bury
Placement Phone 0300 323 3316
Your University Contact: Tyler Warburton - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Introduction to Team/District Nurse Role/Community Placement

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Allocated prior to placement

The Central Sector Team have a well-established mentoring approach to supporting learners

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

Shift Notes:

08.30 - 17.00 Monday to Friday

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

Home visits to patients delivering 1 to 1 care and also to residential care homes 


 

 

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper, Logan and Tierney's model. 

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Wound care assessment

Usage of wound care dressings

Diabetic assessments

Palliative care

Venapuncture

Tracheostomy care/assessment

Urinary catheter assessment/care

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

PEG Feeding

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

Patient care is evidence based

Spoke Placements

Diabetic Specialist Nurses

Incontinence Service

Treatment Nurse Service

Podiatry Service

Tissue Viability Service

Health Visitors

School Nurses

Dietitian Services

Lympodema Services

Additional Information

The new fax number will be - 0161 716 1201.