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dinsdag 21 maart 2017

Protection for NHS whistleblowers applying for new jobs

Protection for NHS whistleblowers applying for new jobs
NHS whistleblowers will be better protected by new rules that prohibit discrimination against them if they seek re-employment in the health service, according to the government.
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Steep increase in TB/HIV co-infections across Europe
The number of patients with co-infections of HIV and tuberculosis has risen 40% across Europe over the last five years, despite an overall reduction in new TB cases, according to latest figures.
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Acclaimed end of life care drama released on DVD
The experiences of a woman whose husband died from pancreatic cancer that was turned into a play and used to train nurses has now been released on DVD.
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Workforce shortages helping to fuel home care crisis
Home care companies are quitting council contracts due to a chronic shortage of staff and lack of funding, according to an investigation.
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Network approach to be tested to reduce nurse turnover
Newly-qualified nurses will play a key role in research project to explore ways to boost retention among nursing students and those starting out on nursing careers.
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Vegan diet proves beneficial to health in study of nurses
A small group of nurses who swapped to a vegan diet that was tailored to their personal situation showed health benefits after just three weeks, claimed the US researchers behind the study.
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