CMHT Older People East Team - PCOP 10

Placement Overview

Placement Title CMHT Older People East Team - PCOP 10
Your Placement Contact Teresa Brown - Send Email
Placement Contact's Role CMHN Charge Nurse
Placement Address Forest House, Royal Oldham Hospital, Rochdale Road, Oldham, OL1 2JH
Placement City/Town: Oldham
Placement Phone 0161 716 2192
Your University Contact: Shelly Allen - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

  • Induction
  • Mentor

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

  • Peer Meetings
  • Planning Meetings

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?


09:00 - 17:00 

Shift Notes:

Work Monday to Friday 

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

  • Observational
  • Home Visits
  • Lithium Clinic
  • Depots
  • MDT Working

What nursing model is used for planning care?

  • Risk Assessment
  • SAP and CPA
  • Specialist Assessments.

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Clinical and CBS 

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

  • Clinics
  • Zoning

What resources are available to help students learning?

  • Study Leave
  • Shadowing
  • Mentorship
  • Library

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

  • Initial Assessment
  • Team Development
  • Care Management
  • Duty
  • Single Point of Entry.

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