Meet the Staff

 

Mrs Melanie Elliott



Staff Photo - Melanie Elliott
Job Title
Nurse Education Consultant
Contact Details
melanie.elliott@cec.hscni.net
Tel:028 9536 1200
Site
Not Applicable

Professional Qualifications and Interests

Qualifications

·         Registered General Nurse (RGN)

·         Registered Midwife (RM)

·         Registered Sick Children’s Nurse (RSCN)

·         Diploma Nursing

·         BSc (Hons) Nursing

·         PG Certificate Specialist Practice Community Children’s Nursing (CCN)

·         PG Diploma Nurse Education

Interests

·        Diabetes in Childhood;

·      Acute Asthma in child

·      Fluid Management in children;

·         Basic Life Support –Infants and Children

·         Anaphylaxis management in children;

·         Safeguarding training ( Level 1)

·         Venepuncture/ cannulation of children

·         Care of Central Venous Access Device

·          Wound care in Children

·           *Band 5 Staff Nurse Induction (Children’s)- 7-day programme

·         Short Courses for Registered Nurses:

-Care of Child / young person in Recovery (2-day programme)

Care of Child/Young person In Hospital – outside of children’s ward (3-day programme)

·         Short Courses for Children’s Health Care Assistants- 3 or 5 day annual update

Melanie is a tutor on the following upcoming courses

Administration of Intravenous (IV) Medications to Children (WHSCT)

Anaphylaxis/Basic Life Support in Infant/Child (For Health Visitors only) (WHSCT)

Safeguarding Children Level 2 (WHSCT)

Reflective Writing Skills and Portfolio Building

Induction Programme for Band 5 Staff Nurses (Children’s Nursing) (WHSCT)

Fluid Management in Term Neonates, Children & Young People (Term Birth - 16th Birthday)

Childrens HCA 4 Day Annual Update (For Childrens Ward Based Nursery Nurses + Home Carers (For WHSCT Staff only)

Emergency Care of Child in Emergency Department ( For WHSCT ED Staff only) 3 day programme

Recovery - Care of Child in Recovery Department (for WHSCT Theatre Staff only)

Confirmer's Role: NMC Revalidation

Central Venous Access Devices in Children

Childrens HCA 2 Day Annual Update for Childrens Ward Nursing Auxillaries (for WHSCT Staff only)