Hi everyone, My recent placement was out on the orthopaedic ward and it was such a fantastic learning experience for me. I want to share all of the things I have learnt so that it might prepare you for your placement out on an orthopaedic ward. First things first… abbreviations! I really don’t like them… … More Orthopaedic Ward Common Abbreviations
Hi all, That’s it for second year yay!! I have finally finished. What a year it has been, I can finally lie in and catch up on all my sleep I have lost lately. I made a little vlog on my last week of placement if anyone is interested in that. Warning, it’s emotional! I … More I’ve finished second year!
Hi all, As part of second year, we are given 4 weeks to complete 150 hours of community volunteering. We have to set this up ourselves and pick where ever we wish to work as long as it’s not within the normal healthcare setting where we can have a placement. So places like; various charities … More Community scoping experience
First week back at university – second half of second year! Here is how the rest of my week went. Monday’s entry can be found in the blog previous to this one 😊 Dear diary…. Tuesday 22nd May 2018: I arrived at university early and eager to learn. Despite being a little bit of traffic … More First week back at uni
Here I am again, about to chew your ears off about how incredible general practice is and what a great week I have had. Firstly, a patient I had referred on for a problem I had picked up on whilst they were in my clinic, came back to thank me for the referral and that … More General Practice placement week 5