Pre Operative Assessment - SRFTP 83
|Placement Title||Pre Operative Assessment - SRFTP 83|
|Your Placement Contact||Paula Hewitt-Paul - Send Email|
|Placement Address||Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford, M6 8HD|
|Placement Phone||0161 206 1412|
|Your University Contact:||Mark Mitchell - Send Email|
About this placement
What is organised for students on commencement of placement?
Meet your Mentor/Mentor Team allocation
Initial discussion and assessment
Identify aims and objectives
Identify spoke placements
Routine of pre-op clinic
Role of a Pre-operative Nurse
Optimisation of Health
Role of an Anaesthetist
Shadowing Support Workers in Blood Room
Participation in Huddles
Meetings with Link Nurses
Self Directed Study
Please download your Welcome Pack prior to commencing placement
What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?
Team mentoring - students are allocated to a team prior to placement
Off Duty - Students to phone prior to placement for off duty
What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?
08:00 - 16:30/08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 19:00
What patient care situations are available in this placement?
Patients being referred from GP to specialist in Outpatients Department. If surgery indicated, continue to Pre-operative Assessment Clinic to ascertain fitness for general anaesthetic and/or optimisation of health
What nursing model is used for planning care?
Orem's Model of Nursing
What core clinical skills can be learnt?
Communication skills extremely important
ECG's and PFT's
Decision making skills
Ability to work within a team
Ability to manage own workload
Ability to manage own self directed study
What resources are available to help students learning?
Pre-op team members
University Link Lecturer/Personal Tutor
Practice Education Leads
Practice Education Facilitators
What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?
The role of a Pre-operative Nurse
The role of an Anaesthetist
Day Surgery Unit/Surgical Admissions Lounge
Cardio Respiratory Investigations
Practice Education Facilitator - Andrea Surtees - Practice Education Facilitator, Learning & Development Dept, 2nd Floor, Mayo Building, SRFT