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dinsdag 15 augustus 2017

Yorkshire trust promotes deputy to nursing director role

Yorkshire trust promotes deputy to nursing director role
Airedale NHS Foundation Trust in Yorkshire has announced the appointment of Jill Asbury as its new director of nursing.
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Demand pushes children's social care to 'breaking point'
Counties claim biggest pressures as analysis shows prevention funding significantly cut at time of rising demand
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Care row court case 'reveals urgent need to define nursing'
A court case involving a dispute over care home payments between local councils and the NHS has exposed a serious lack of understanding about the definition of nursing, which must be tackled urgently, a leading nurse has told Nursing Times.
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Scotland's new 'baby box' available nationwide from today
All babies in Scotland due from today will be gifted a box full of essential items aimed at tackling inequality and promoting health.
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Infection control guidance issued for emerging fungal threat
Updated guidance has been published on the management and prevention of an emerging fungal pathogen in hospitals and community settings, following an increasing number of cases in the UK that have affected 55 hospitals so far.
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'Fat but fit' still at higher risk of CHD, warn researchers
Carrying extra weight could raise the risk of a heart attack by more than a quarter, even if patients appear are otherwise healthy, according to UK researchers.
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