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vrijdag 28 juli 2017

More experienced nurses quitting profession, warns RCN

More experienced nurses quitting profession, warns RCN
The number of experienced nurses leaving the profession has doubled in the last three years due to the mounting strain on the NHS and its staff, according to the Royal College of Nursing.
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Rise in e-cigarette use 'linked to rise in smokers quitting'
The recent rise in electronic cigarette use among adult smokers has been associated with a significant increase in smoking cessation, according to researchers in the US.
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Rise in e-cigarettes 'linked to rise in smokers quitting'
The recent rise in electronic cigarette use among adult smokers has been associated with a significant increase in smoking cessation, according to researchers in the US.
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NICE approves new drug for patients with severe COPD
A new drug has been approved for use in England and Wales in patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who continue to suffer with exacerbations.
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CNO launches plan to boost practice nursing workforce
England's chief nursing officer has today launched an action plan designed to boost the general practice nursing workforce and ensure it is "fit for the future".
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Market research payment 'breaches code', warns senior nurse
Nursing directors have been warned by the chair of a national clinical board that nurses should not accept payment from a market research firm, because it may be in breach of their code of conduct, a letter seen by Nursing Times has revealed.
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