Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport, NP20 2UB
Older persons care
Care of the elderly
Key Learning Opportunities:
16 elderly beds- stay longer than 5 days
9 bedded elderly frail unit
Fundamentals of care and development of competencies
Medical ward with acute patients, deteriorating patient as well as the management assessment and treatment of acutley ill patients.
Management opportunities: Case load management, development of assessment skills, discharge planning as well as complex care discharge planning.
Ward MDT every Wednesday morning
Opportunity to shadow the frailty team, mental capacity and best interest learning disability team.
Management of POVA
Preparation For Practice:
Contact ward, online information book
06:55 - 19:35
18:55 - 07:35
All Wales Uniform Policy