18 November 2015
CCU is the Coronary Care Unit that specialise in the cardiovascular system and the care of patients with cardiac issues. I shadowed two Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNPs) for this part of my placement who spend their time going to patients with chest pain and working out whether it’s cardiac or something else and referring them to the correct pathway.
22 April 2021
The prospect of going out on placement is incredibly exciting but can also be very nerve wracking. So, here’s a little overview of the placement application form, what you need to do to prepare for placement, and some top tips for during this time. Read more…
11 March 2021
Third-year Sociology BA (Hons) student and Employability Activator Amy Noakes offers her advice for developing your employability skills, planning for your future, and recording your achievements while you study. Read more…