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donderdag 5 oktober 2017

Senior nurses invited to apply for older people's care fellowship

Senior nurses invited to apply for older people's care fellowship
Senior nurses are once again being encouraged to apply for a national fellowship training programme designed to boost care for older people and create more leaders in the field.
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Exclusive: Placement cash 'too late' to drive large student rise
Extra cash for clinical placements in England released by the government over the summer has been provided too late to make any significant difference to the number of nurses being trained at university this year, an investigation by Nursing Times has indicated.
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Exclusive: scheme launched to help employers support nurses in crisis
A new membership scheme to help organisations support nurses suffering hardship has been launched by a charity to "get nurses back on their feet".
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Royal Cornwall Hospital put in special measures following patient deaths
The Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust has been placed in special measures after the Care Quality Commission identified serious failings - likely to have led to patient deaths - and unsafe staffing levels at some of the services run by the organisation.
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Sepsis awareness guide launched for health visitors and school nurses
A new guide to improve awareness of sepsis among health visitors and school nurses has been launched by Public Health England, stressing nurses must be able to signpost parents to help if their child becomes unwell.
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Nurse apprenticeships to begin September 2018 at nine more universities
Nursing apprenticeships are to be offered by nine further universities in England from September 2018, following a national funding announcement today.
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