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woensdag 1 maart 2017

Nursing charity invites applications for scholarships

Nursing charity invites applications for scholarships
Nurses and midwives can now apply for the Florence Nightingale Foundation's latest round of scholarships for 2017-18.
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Nurses need training on pioneering prenatal screening test
High quality training must be compulsory for all nurses and others involved in prenatal screening, says a report on a ground-breaking test due to be made available on the NHS from next year.
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Pay gap between nursing and medical directors revealed
Clinical leadership staff can receive a salary boost of almost 40% for working in the largest acute providers, but pay for medical directors has accelerated faster than for nursing colleagues.
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Hospital floors may pose 'overlooked' infection control risk
Hospital room floors may be an overlooked source of infection that staff need to be aware of, according to US researchers.
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Exclusive: MPs call for better nurse continence education
A "glaring hole" in training that is failing to ensure nurses are taught bowel and bladder care is putting patients at risk, a group of MPs has warned.
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Concern over 'postcode lottery' in palliative care provision
Concerns have been raised over the consistency of how palliative care is provided across England.
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