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.
7 November 2017
If you always wanted to know what a day on a hospital placement looks like... Read more…
4 October 2017
I’m four weeks into my final year at university and it’s exciting yet terrifying at the same time (and that’s not just because am seeing an increasing number of emergency cases). Read more…