Clinical Research Unit - PAOP 63
|Placement Title||Clinical Research Unit - PAOP 63|
|Your Placement Contact||Louise Morby, Lyndsay Scarratt - Send Email|
|Placement Address||Ward C1, The Royal Oldham Hospital. Rochdale Road. Oldham OL1 2JH|
|Placement Phone||0161 778 5318, 0161 627 8165|
|Your University Contact:||Penelope Stanford - Send Email|
About this placement
What is organised for students on commencement of placement?
Orientation to environment
Introduction to staff members
Overview of working hours
Tour of facilities
Ground rules student / staff
What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?
Students will work predominantly with their mentors, however will spend time with other members of the team
What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?
Core day 0800 – 1600
Flexible around clinical need
What patient care situations are available in this placement?
The research placement will give students exposure to patients in the following areas in various settings:
Acute Medical Unit
What nursing model is used for planning care?
Currently we do not work to a nursing model
What core clinical skills can be learnt?
Observe informed consent process
Monitoring vital signs
Core inter personal skills
Iv drug administration
Medical device use
What additional clinical skills can be learnt?
Screening of patients suitability to clinical trials
What resources are available to help students learning?
What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?
We currently run research projects in Oncology, Diabetes, Cardiovascular, Urology, Vascular, Paediatric and
General surgery at this site
Haematology day case / ward
Clinical Trial administrators
Research & development team
Exposure to clinical opportunities as appropriate