Experiences on placement
Christian Betteridge, Practice Education Facilitator at 2gether NHS Foundation Trust which serves Herefordshire and Gloucestershire, is January’s 6Cs in Action: Celebrating Excellence winner.
Christopher was amazed at the increased responsibility he had on placement in Finland, but he found the exchange programme offered far more than practical skills
So, you’ve got the ‘Far Placement’Subscription
How to cope with being allocated a placement miles away from home
An new initiative by a London university has provided student children’s nurses with placements in the community and the chance to observe normal child development
Meet Poppy, a student nurse who bravely spoke out about poor care on placement twice, and experienced a different reaction each time
Before I started my community placement I was not excited. My placement was with a city team, covering seven GP surgeries and I was expecting a slow paced day spent mainly dealing with leg ulcers.
Lecturer, Mark Gagan, recalls a the strict hierarchical system that existed when he trained. How things have changed!
Student nurse, Catherine, found healthcare professionals gave mixed reactions to her dyslexia diagnosis
My first placement: An emotional rollercoasterSubscription
Hannah found she experienced a different emotion every hour while on placement at a nursing home
Facing end of life care on my first placement, with limited experience was a challenge. I found myself questioning myself, my experience and my student nurse title.