Bedside Teaching

Summary of Plan

•   Mondays and Thursdays
•   2 Tutors
•   6 students
•  3 hours

Objectives

•   Discuss current barriers to bedside teaching and how to overcome these
•   Reducing contact and infection risk to patients’ staff and students
•   Keep social distancing
•   Maintaining students in same bubble
•   Maximising clinical exposure

Description of the plan

First 60 minutes
•   Meet in dedicated rooms
•   Describe clear learning objectives for the session
•   Practice history taking using role play. (Tutors can introduce to any anonymous case and act as patients while students act as doctors)
•   Go through examination videos (1-2 systems each session) and discuss the system and important findings to look for

10 minutes quick break

Next 40 Minutes
•   Split into 2 groups 3 students with each tutor and practice examination on a patient in the ward (max 40 minutes)

 

Any Queries?
Contact:

Tara Woodbridge                                                                                Dr Zehra Irshad
Medical School Administrator                                                             Clinical Teaching Fellow (Acute)
Medical Education Department                                                           Bedside Teaching Lead CTF
02476 968787 (Ext: 28787)                                                                 Medical Education Department
Email: Tara.Woodbridge@uhcw.nhs.uk                                               Email: Zehra.Irshad@uhcw.nhs.uk

 

Dr Jacqueline Woodman
Undergraduate Lead UHCW
Medical Education Department
Email: Jacqueline.Woodman@uhcw.nhs.uk