Placement hospitals

All prospective students are actively encouraged to arrange an informal visit to a placement hospital at some stage during the application process.

When on an informal visit to a placement hospital you get to talk to managers, registered Operating Department Practitioners and current students.You have opportunities to discuss the course and working as an Operating Department Practitioner. You will be able get a real flavour of the role and what working in an operating department is really like.

Please note: The contact details for placement hospitals are for prospective Operating Department Practice students, NOT medics, medical students or overseas medical persons. Please only contact the placement hospitals if you are applying to the BSc Operating Department Practice programme.

Area Placement hospital Places available Visiting arrangements
Derbyshire Chesterfield, Chesterfield Royal Hospital  3 Contact placement manager by email
Derby, Derby Teaching Hospitals  10 Contact placement manager by email
Leicestershire Leicester, University Hospitals Leicester  10 Contact placement manager by email
Lincolnshire Boston, Pilgrim Hospital  3 Contact placement manager by email
Grantham, Grantham District Hospital   Contact placement manager by email
Northamptonshire Northampton, Northampton General Hospital  3 Contact placement manager by email
Kettering, Kettering General Hospital  2 Contact placement manager by email
Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottingham General Hospital  10-12 Contact placement manager by email

Clinical placement partners

If you would like to work with us as a clinical placement partner for our student ODPs please email us at odpeducation@le.ac.uk.