uni

My time in A&E

My time is now up in A&E. I feel I have learnt so much during this placement, the learning experiences, the staff, the patients were all great. I did have some issues though. I am at the start of my 2nd year but some staff appeared to think that I was a 3rd year student and therefore expected more from…

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fitness

Getting back on it…

So I totally suck at this blogging thing. I have started to see where I want to be in the future and I’m looking forward to becoming a nurse in 2021. I have started my second year of nurse training and I am currently on my first placement at the local A&E department which I am loving. Since starting I…

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life, uni

Finished first year of uni

admin / December 16, 2018

On 9th December 2018, I completed my first year of university and all I have left is an OSCE resit in January. I have 8 weeks off before I return for second year (if I return). My first assessed placement didn’t end too badly, I ended up having to go in the day after I finished to get my paperwork…

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life, uni

Half way through placement # 3

admin / September 2, 2018

So far I have been on my placement for 3 weeks with 4 weeks left. I’ve worked with my mentor 3 times (all early shifts) and don’t appear to have a buddy mentor, though I have worked with one nurse a lot.  I’m not sure what to make of this placement or how I am going to make up lost…

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