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Address Ninewells Hospital, Dundee. DD1 9SY 
Contact person Paola Niven, Senior Charge Nurse. paolaniven@nhs.net 
Phone number 01382 660111 ext 35220 
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University contact Mr Alistair Farley 01382 388534 a.h.farley@dundee.ac.uk 
Practice Education Facilitator Mr John Hammerton 01382 660111 ext 36596 john.hammerton@nhs.net 
Remit Neurosciences - Specialist Surgery 
Type of clients Neuro medical/neuro surgery
Multiple sclerosis/epilepsy/Parkinson's disease/chronic inflammatory demylinating polyneuropathy - lumbar - cervical surgery/intra cranial surgery 
Key learning opportunities Care planning
Team nursing
Neurological investigation
Lumbar puncture
Care of patient with neurological/surgical disorders
PEG feeding
N/G feeding
Tracheostomy care
Intravenous infusion
Pre and post operative care
Patients requiring level 2 care 
Preparation for practice Orientation package
Information packages on all neurological disorders
SIGN guidelines 
Last updated 26th November 2013