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Emergency Department

Address: 

Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport. NP20 4SZ

Contact:

01633 234050

University Contact: 

Clinical Teacher Contact:

Cheryl Tyler 

Telephone: 01633 234998

Remit: 

Emergency and Unscheduled care

Clients: 

Adult and children (separate children’s area)

Key Learning Opportunities: 

  • Assessment, prioritisation and initial management of a wide range of emergencies
  • Opportunity to participate in resuscitation of adults and children presenting with a wide range of medical and traumatic problems
  • Participate in interdisciplinary care working closely with nurses, doctors, radiology and paramedics.
  • Exposure to nursing care and management of acute injuries and wounds and also health promotion, self care advice.
  • Observe nurses who see treat and discharge patients without medical input
  • Can take one student as a management placement (NR3158)

Shifts:

  • 0710 - 15:10
  • 0830 - 1630
  • 1000 - 1800
  • 1330 - 2130
  • 2110 - 0725
  • 2000 - 0200
  • 1800 - 0200

Long days 

  • 0830 - 2130
  • 0710 - 2010

Dress Code: 

Uniform

Last Updated:

September 2008