The Healthcare team consists of a nurse manager, two nurses, a healthcare assistant and a part-time physiotherapist.
Our nurses and healthcare assistant have a range of skills and experience in learning disability and general nursing. We provide a confidential and person centred service that addresses the holistic needs of each student.
We also work with residential staff to ensure the health needs of the students are met within our residential accommodation.
The services we offer include:
- On entry assessments and reports
- Administration of medication
- Liaison with other health professionals
- A ‘drop in’ service for advice and treatment of minor ailments
- Three sick bays
- Protocols and plans for specific health needs.
Our healthcare centre is situated at the rear of the college campus. We are open Monday to Friday 08.30 – 13.00 hours and 14.00 – 16.30 hours.
What the students say
The social opportunities provided outside of the classroom have helped me develop as an individual and explore new opportunities in life. QAC has transformed my life
Michael - 19 years old
Health and Social Care Student