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C4 West

Address: 

Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport, NP20 2UB

 

Contact:

Bridgette Read

Telephone:  01633 238989

 

University Contact:  

Ms Mary Lynch

Position:Lecturer: Adult Nursing
Telephone: +44 (0)29 206 87801Extension: 87801

 

Practice Facilitator:

Ms Jean Dadge

Position:ABHB Practice Facilitator: Child Health
Telephone: +44 (0)1633 656360 or +44 (0)7789 958241

 

Remit:

Older persons care

 

Clients: 

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

 

Shifts:

06:55 - 19:35

18:55 - 07:35

 

Dress Code: 

All Wales Uniform Policy

 

Last Updated:

June 2015