Bury CAMHS - PCBP 15

Placement Overview

Placement Title Bury CAMHS - PCBP 15
Trust
Your Placement Contact Tracey McGrae - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role CAMHS Nurse Practitioner
Placement Address Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Rd, Bury, BL9 7TD
Placement City/Town: Bury
Placement Phone 0161 778 3526/3784
Your University Contact: Angela Cotton - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Introduction and orientation to the team and building. CAMHS student pack. Observe Monday morning Choice group supervision. Access to ADHD clinic and ASD assessment process. Participate in Choice and Partnership appointments. Work with multi agency team workers. If possible observe Child in Need and Safeguarding meetings. 

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

Shift Notes:

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. 

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

Age range is 0 to 16yrs on an out patient basis although some kids are seen at home, school or an alternative venue. 

What nursing model is used for planning care?

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

CAMHS care delivery and management based upon the Choice and Partnership system. Developing skills to understand risk assessment and management. Using nursing skills within a multi agency team including the Child In Need and Child Protection arena. 

What resources are available to help students learning?

Student Learning Zone including resources, books, articles and access to the internet. 

Spoke Placements

Available spoke placements including Inreach/Outreach team and CAMHS Outreach team. 

Additional Information

Updated 24.01.11