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woensdag 22 maart 2017

Health Education England plans further cut to CPD funding

Health Education England plans further cut to CPD funding
National funding for post-registration training for nurses is to be cut again this year, according to draft budget plans drawn up by government arm's length body Health Education England.
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Accurate BMI checks for ethnic children for first time
Adjusted body mass index values that, for the first time, accurately reflect the physical makeup of UK children from ethnic minorities have been drawn up by researchers.
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NHS failing to achieve children's mental health goals
Most NHS clinical commissioning groups are not achieving key goals for improving children's mental health services, according to a new report.
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Concerns raised about 'misleading' nursing diploma course
Nursing academics and regulators have raised serious concerns about a "nursing diploma" course offered online that appears to suggest you can gain a nursing qualification for just £19 with a total of 30 hours' work.
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New hearing date for nurse 'who pretended to be surgeon'
A nurse accused of pretending he was a top surgeon is to appear before the Nursing and Midwifery Council later this year, Nursing Times has learnt, following delays to the case.
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Ban on agency shifts at other trusts comes from April
The regulator NHS Improvement has written to trusts warning them about new rules banning their nurses from doing agency shifts at other trusts, sparking criticism from nurses.
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