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vrijdag 27 oktober 2017

CAMHS staffing changes and high workloads 'causing care to suffer'

CAMHS staffing changes and high workloads 'causing care to suffer'
Young people's mental health care in England is suffering because of regular staffing changes and practitioners often appearing too busy, children have said in a national review of mental health services for young people.
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Afternoon heart surgery 'linked to better patient outcomes'
Outcomes for open heart surgery could potentially be improved by moving surgery to the afternoon, rather than in the morning, according to French researchers.
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Sharp rise in children being admitted to intensive care units
The number of children admitted to intensive care in England and Wales has risen sharply since 2009, adding further strain to an already overstretched NHS, warn researchers.
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Student nurse wins award for 'outstanding' compassion during prison placement
A student nurse who demonstrated "outstanding" caring skills while working with prisoners and drug addicts during a placement has been recognised with an award from his university.
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Nurse leadership training launched by health visiting body
A new training programme designed to develop nurses' leadership skills has been launched by the Institute of Health Visiting.
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Antibiotics 'not needed' for most sinus infections, says NICE
The majority of people with sinus infections will get better without antibiotics and so do not need to be prescribed them according to new official guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.
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