West Heath Hospital
Job ID 1506
Placement Short Description
The specialist trauma and orthopaedic service is based in a 27-bedded unit in Ward 11 atÂ West Heath Hospital.
The service is predominantly for older adults who require a period of inpatient rehabilitation following orthopaedic surgery or trauma.
The ward has its own multidisciplinary team including nurses, doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, rehabilitation assistants, domestics and housekeepers.
There is also provision for patients to access speech and language therapy, specialist nursing and dietetics.
Willow House at West Heath Hospital offers an environment designed specifically to support and care for people with dementia by a specialist multidisciplinary team.
The Sheldon Unit, also based at West Heath Hospital provides palliative care for patients who meet the continuing care criteria and who have highly complex needs, requiring skilled healthcare interventions on a 24-hour basis
Barnes Hospital UK Placement
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust UK PlacementAccident and emergency services Adult Mental Illness Alcohol screening services Anaesthesia services Audiology services (community) Breast cancer services Breast Surgery Cancer Services Cardiology Care services for end of life care Cataract Surgery CFS / ME Management services Child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) Child health and development Children's & Adolescent Services Chiropody - provided in house and available on NHS Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Colorectal cancer services Community equipment services Continuing care services Critical care Dementia Services Dentistry and Orthodontics Dermatology Diabetic Medicine Diagnostic Endoscopy Diagnostic imaging Diagnostic Physiological Measurement Dietetics Disability services Ear, Nose & Throat Emergency Abdominal Surgery End of life care services Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine Family planning services Fertility services Gastrointestinal and Liver services General Medicine General surgery Geriatric Medicine Gynaecology Haematology Health Promotion Health trainer services Inpatient Diabetes Intensive Care Learning Disabilities Major trauma Maternity services Mobility and falls services Musculo-skeletal services Neonatal Care Nephrology Neurology Obstetrics And Gynaecology Occupational health services Old Age Psychiatry Older people's services Oncology - Clinical Ophthalmology Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Orthodontics treatment Orthopaedics Paediatric Surgery Paediatrics services Pain Management Palliative care Palliative Medicine Pharmacy Pharmacy Service (NHS): Stop smoking service Physiotherapy Plastic surgery Podiatry services (community) Prostate Cancer Service Respiratory Medicine Rheumatology Sexual health services Sleep Medicine Speech and language services Stroke Support for young carers Tissue viability services Urology Vascular surgery