First Steps

Before you arrive:

Make sure you have photo ID from your educational establishment
Phone the practice 01695 73600 ask for the student coordinator.
Email your tutor (email address on medlea for Manchester Students)
Go through the website and find out a little about us.
Fill in the Online registration form. Click here
Print out the checklist.


Your first day:

Set off early. Arrive at Sandy Lane first. Present yourself to reception. You may have already made alternative arrangements with your tutor, which is fine.
Show your ID and ask to speak to Mrs Foster.

Title
Task
Reason
Contact
All Learners
Geographic Orientation
We work across 3 sites, so will you.
Website
All Learners
Contacting the practice
there are dedicated lines for 3 sites -- get to know these.
Practice Manager
All Learners
Fill in the induction proforma
So we have a record of you and about you.
Practice Manager
All Learners
Get to know your tutor
Makes life easier
Your Tutor
All Learners
Get to know the practice manager
The lynch pin
Practice Manager
Medical and Nursing students
Get to know the other GPs
You will work with them all at some point
See website
All Learners
Get to know the Lead Nurse
A wealth of inside knowledge.
Sue Hill
All Learners
Get to know who does what
You can tailor your learning.
Your Tutor
All Learners
Complete Honey and Mumfords learning style questionnaire and ask for help.
This is the best way we can find out how you learn and hopefully tailor teaching. And its fun!
Print out link
GP, medical students, nursing students, physician associates, pharmacists
Arrange a Network Logon form
You cant do anything on the computers without it.
Melanie Tweedle
GP, medical students, nursing students, physician associates, pharmacists
Arrange Network training.
This is Vital �to learn about network resources and safety.
Melanie Tweedle
GP, medical students, nursing students, physician associates, pharmacists
Arrange Clinical System training.
We are computerised so.. no training no logon -- no logon no notes, no notes no clinical contact.
Dr Bonsor
GP, medical students, nursing students, physician associates, pharmacists
Get an EMIS Password
You need this to consult alone.
Practice Manager
All Learners
Learn about PRODIGY and Web mentor -- electronic clinical decision support tools
Its like having a live professor of medicine with you all the time. You get to catch us out!
Your Tutor
All Learners
Fill in your University learning assessment questions (PETA etc)
This is a requirement and directs your learning
Your Tutor