Linking part-time placements for a full-time, immersive learning experience

One of our private providers has supported 2nd- and 3rd-year student placements in which the student worked across both NHS and private health care services. Caragh (3rd Year) and Rachel (2nd year) each worked part-time in the local continence service and part-time in the private health clinic. Their placements required them to undertake assessment, intervention … Read more

5:1 student : educator ratio in MSK

At Evesham community hospital the MSK Physiotherapy Outpatients department has successfully implemented a 5:1 student model. Supervision was spread around the team, with a total of eight colleagues supporting the students at different times throughout this placement. This enabled students to work collaboratively to develop their clinical reasoning skills and take control of patient appointments. … Read more