North Sector, District Nursing Team, Tottington - BUPCTP 15

Placement Overview

Placement Title North Sector, District Nursing Team, Tottington - BUPCTP 15
Trust
Your Placement Contact Joanne Gotts DN and Joanne Brockbank - Send Email
Placement Address Tottington Health Centre, 16 Market Street, Tottington, BL8 4AD
Placement City/Town: Bury
Placement Phone 01204 888273, Fax: 01204 883567' -
Your University Contact: Edwina Thacker - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Meeting with Mentor General discussion of what they need to achieve and how they will achieve it. 

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

Shift Notes:

Community - 8:30am till 5:00pm 

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Rogen, Logan and Tierney 

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Wound care, Catheterization, Injection techniques, Communication skills. 

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

Palliative care, Leg ulcer management, Stoma care, Chronic disease management. 

What resources are available to help students learning?

  • Computer
  • Internet
  • Books
  • Journals
  • Library