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maandag 7 augustus 2017

Nurse creates new online resource to support breastfeeding

Nurse creates new online resource to support breastfeeding
A nurse who is passionate about boosting breastfeeding rates has spent hours of her own time filming advice videos, which she hopes will go some way to fill in the gap created by staffing shortages in midwifery and health visiting.
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RCN pledges to help nurses support domestic abuse victims
The Royal College of Nursing has pledged to do more to support nurses and midwives working with families affected by domestic abuse, as well as helping any of its members suffering abuse at home.
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Success for nurse-led Liverpool lung screening programme
A nurse-led screening programme in Liverpool has boosted early detection of lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, an evaluation has found.
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School nurses to take on all meningitis vaccination in Hants
The meningitis ACWY vaccine is to be offered in all Hampshire secondary schools from September in a bid to boost take-up.
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Hospital launches cadet apprenticeship to help build nursing workforce
A Lincolnshire trust has launched a national recruitment campaign for aspiring nursing cadets to train through a healthcare support worker apprenticeship.
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Health Education England cuts 'put nurse CPD at risk'
Continuing professional development training is at risk of being reduced further this year due to a national funding cut of 20% by national workforce body Health Education England (HEE).
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