The West Sector Team DN - BUPCTP 9

Placement Overview

Placement Title The West Sector Team DN - BUPCTP 9
Trust
Your Placement Contact Janice Eagleton, Justine Crabtree - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role

Placement Address Radcliffe Primary Care Centre, 69 Church St West, Radcliffe, M26 2SP
Placement City/Town: Radcliffe
Placement Phone 0161 724 2140
Your University Contact: Joyce Smith - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

  • Introduction to Health Centre & team
  • Welcome pack
  • Induction day
  • Organised mentor & associate mentor

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

  • Training updates
  • Known allocation

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

Early:

Late:

Night:

Shift Notes:

8.30am - 5.00pm Monday - Friday Shift spent with evening can be arranged 6.00pm -11.30pm

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

  • Domiciliary
  • Treatment room
  • Booklet containing a list of spoke placements

What nursing model is used for planning care?

Roper, Logan and Tierney's model

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Wound management
  • Diabetic management
  • Continence management
  • Injection technique

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Holistic care
  • Supporting palliative care in the community

What resources are available to help students learning?

  • Information packs
  • I.T resources
  • Policies and Procedures
  • E-learning Information packs
  • Resources 
  • Books

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

  • Policies and Procedures
  • Enteral feeding
  • Ear irrigation template
  • Leg ulcer assessment form
  • Central lines
  • Guide lines for the management of nephrostomy tubes

Spoke Placements

  • Treatment room
  • Practice nurse
  • In house minor surgery at health centre
  • Spoke placement booklet

Additional Information

The placement is with community nurses . Where you will assess, plan, implement and evaluate care to a high standard to patient in their own homes.