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vrijdag 16 juni 2017

Home visit nurses freeing up general practice appointments

Home visit nurses freeing up general practice appointments
A five-month pilot scheme is providing a swifter response and faster treatment to scores of patients who need a home visit, according to commissioners in part of Hampshire.
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Special report: Nurses recall silent victims of London attack
Incidents like the recent London Bridge terror attack sadly show both nursing and the NHS at its best, according to two of the capital's nurses who were involved in treating the victims.
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Ureteroscopes contaminated with 'debris, residue and bacteria'
The techniques used to clean and sterilise flexible ureteroscopes leave behind contamination including debris, residue, and bacteria, according to a small study.
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Mental health nurse turned dementia worker gets award
A former mental health nurse is celebrating after being recognised for improving the lives of others.
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Exclusive: NHS should offer staff affordable housing, says leader
Trusts should consider offering junior nursing staff affordable housing as an incentive to join the health service, an NHS leader has told Nursing Times.
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NHS bosses urged to deal with nurse retention by workforce chief
NHS managers have been urged to focus on strategies to hold onto nursing staff by the head of a government arm's length-body, who revealed that, even with increasing numbers of nurses in training, a shortage was still expected in four years' time.
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