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donderdag 30 november 2017

New national role to support NHS whistleblowers in Scotland

New national role to support NHS whistleblowers in Scotland
NHS whistleblowers working in Scotland who are not satisfied with internal investigations will soon be able to enlist the help of an independent official at a national level, ministers have announced.
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Nurses to be balloted on strike action over theatre rotas
Nurses and other theatre staff are to be balloted on whether to take industrial action, including strikes, over proposals to introduce new rotas that unions claim pose a "threat to patient safety".
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University marks official launch of new adult nursing course
The University of East London has marked the official launch of its new adult nursing degree by unveiling a new state-of-the-art clinical simulation centre.
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People with eating disorders 'benefit from specialist CBT'
Cognitive behavioural therapy is among the potential treatments that should be considered for eating disorders, according to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.
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Regulator warns care home sector needs 'urgent reform'
The care home market is not sustainable without additional public funding, the government's competition regulator has warned.
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Serious concerns uncovered in residential detox clinics
Many independent clinics that provide residential detoxification in England are not providing "safe or good quality care", according to a warning from the health and social care regulator.
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