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Clinical placements

What to expect from a clinical placement in a care home

This setting offers students the chance to develop core skills in a nurse-led environment and deliver person-centred care to people with complex needs

This setting offers students the chance to develop core skills in a nurse-led environment and deliver person-centred care to people with complex needs

What is care home nursing?

Care home nursing offers the perfect opportunity for registered nurses to use their knowledge and skills to provide person-centred nursing care in a homely setting.

As our population ages, many care homes will be providing nursing care to older people with frailty and complex needs. Other care homes with nursing specialise in supporting those who have acquired brain injury or live with complex needs associated with lifelong disability.

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