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donderdag 9 februari 2017

Newcastle set to get first dementia specialist nurse post

Newcastle set to get first dementia specialist nurse post
Dementia charities are seeking to recruit the first Admiral nurse to provide much-needed support to families affected by dementia in Newcastle upon Tyne.
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Practices urged to do postnatal mental health assessment
General practice staff would be expected to assess the mental health of all women who have recently given birth, under a series of new measures for surgeries proposed by guideline makers.
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Integration agenda 'buried under slew' of bad plans, warns RCN
The leader of the Royal College of Nursing has called for better co-ordination of plans to integrate health and social care in England, in the wake of a highly critical report.
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UK student nurses experience healthcare in Uganda
A group of nursing students from the University of South Wales has taken a first-hand look at the challenges faced by the health services in the African country of Uganda.
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Physically demanding shift work can 'reduce female fertility'
A physically demanding job or work schedules outside normal office hours may lower a woman's ability to conceive, suggests US research.
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Morecambe Bay continues 'remarkable turnaround'
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust has reached another milestone on its improvement journey, having been rated "good" in what is described as a "remarkable turnaround".
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