Higher Broughton Health Centre, School Nursing - SPCTP 64
|Placement Title||Higher Broughton Health Centre, School Nursing- SPCTP 64|
|Your Placement Contact||Sue Edwards 0161 212 4530 - Send Email|
|Placement Phone||0161 212 4530 - Higher Broughton Health Centre, Bevenden Street, Off Great Cheetham St East, Salford, M7 4TP|
|Your University Contact:||Helen Franks - 295 6420 - Send Email|
About this placement
What is organised for students on commencement of placement?
- Introduction to team members
- Tour of health centre
- Provision of student orientation pack
- Time set aside with mentor to discuss individual needs
- Introduction to care programme.
What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?
Student will be allocated an assessor prior to or on arrival on placement.
Associate mentors will also be available in absence of mentor.
What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?
Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm
What patient care situations are available in this placement?
Patient care situations relevant to district nursing - too many to mention!
What nursing model is used for planning care?
Modified Roper, Logan and Tierney Orem
What core clinical skills can be learnt?
- Aseptic technique
- Wound care
- Pressure area care
- Leg ulcer care
- Compression bandaging
- Ear Syringing
- Male/female catherisation
- Bowel care
What resources are available to help students learning?
- Computer and access to internet
- Books, Journals
- Research papers
- Policy documents
- Staff assignments/dissertations
What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?
Presently compiling research file on Judaism.
To give a high quality standard of care to all patients in an holistic manner, regardless of age, lifestyle, race, creed or religious belief in accordance with the Patients' Charter and the U.K.C.C. Code of Professional Conduct.
To treat all patients as individuals, providing support, education and advice to patients and their carers in order to enable them to live as independently as possible within the community or within a homely setting of their own choice.
To have awareness of the health and social needs of the community within which we work and taking every opportunity to teach and educate individuals in order to promote healthy lifestyles.
Practice Education Facilitatior Nicky Fishburn 0161 206 3210
Mike Hollinshead 0161 206 8223
Gilbert Martis 0161 206 1259 PEFTeam@srft.nhs.uk