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woensdag 13 september 2017

CNO promotes key role of nurses in better mental health care

CNO promotes key role of nurses in better mental health care
Nurses have a pivotal role in transforming services for people with mental health conditions and learning disabilities, according to England's chief nursing officer.
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England's NHS to measure quality of life for cancer survivors
The quality of life for cancer patients is be tracked as part of plans to "radically" improve care and support for people once treatment ends, NHS England has announced today.
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New NT learning unit on recognising sepsis and taking action
Nursing Times has launched a new learning resource for nurses to coincide with World Sepsis Day on 13 September 2017.
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Fresh drive against sepsis focuses on nurses and care homes
Thousands of nurses, care home staff and pharmacists can expect to be told how to look out for signs and symptoms of sepsis, as part of a renewed drive to improve treatment of the condition.
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Small study backs aspirin twice a day for type 2 diabetics
Taking aspirin twice a day rather than just once may increase the chances of staving off cardiovascular disease in people with type 2 diabetes, suggests a new small-scale study.
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Frimley Park neonatal unit gains quality stamp from charity
The neonatal unit at Frimley Park Hospital became the third in the UK to gain official accreditation for delivering high quality family-centred care from the charity Bliss.
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