Children 0 - 16 years requiring emergency care and treatment
Assessment of sick child for elective admission or for admission to theatre.
Assess, plan, implement and evaluate care.
Key learning opportunities:
Assess and treat sick child.
Child protection examinations
Phlebotomy and cannulation of well and sick children
Medicine administration via all routes
Surgical care - pre/post operative care
Play and distraction therapy
High dependency care
Work in outpatients
Work in assessment unit
Attend Accident and Emergency (A&E) for standby calls
Observe elective theatre procedures