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donderdag 12 oktober 2017

Exclusive: Nurses left in limbo by training tax refund process

Exclusive: Nurses left in limbo by training tax refund process
Nurses who were incorrectly taxed while doing extra training to boost their skills have voiced their frustration at ongoing difficulty in getting refunds, often amounting to thousands of pounds.
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Cancer patient turned specialist nurse in running for award
An inspirational nurse who beat cancer and is now caring for other patients with the condition in Wales in her native tongue is in the running for a top health award.
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More central funding needed to boost pay, warn NHS leaders
NHS leaders in England have warned that extra cash would be needed to boost staff salaries, in the wake of Jeremy Hunt's revelation yesterday that the 1% cap on NHS pay rises had been "scrapped".
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Skipping breakfast 'does not lead to overeating later in day'
Skipping breakfast does not appear to lead to overeating later in the day, contrary to popular opinion, according to UK researchers.
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'Worrying' decline in nurses sparks urgent call for strategy
A "worrying" picture of nurse staffing levels has emerged, experts have warned, as the latest workforce figures for England reveal a sustained decline in the number of nurses in the NHS compared with the year before.
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Care home staff to be offered flu jab as part of winter action plan
Free flu jabs are to be extended to all care home staff in England, as part of package of new "contingency actions" designed to help frontline services cope with pressures this winter.
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