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maandag 11 december 2017

Wales to get nurse training course boost and Buurtzorg pilot

Wales to get nurse training course boost and Buurtzorg pilot
There will be a 10% increase in the number of nurse training places available in Wales next year and also a pilot scheme for a Dutch-style community nursing service, ministers have announced today.
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Older adults with asthma may need more regular check-ups
Older adults are most likely to have asthma attacks and may need more regular check-ups, according to the first ever descriptive study of how the condition affects the UK adult population.
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Labour MPs warn of 'shameful' contract talks on nurse pay
Proposals to reform NHS nurses' contracts as part of pay negotiations have clashed with comments made by Labour MPs earlier this week, who described the government's approach as "shameful".
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Agreement to allow EU staff to remain after Brexit welcomed
An umbrella group representing health and social care providers has welcomed agreement between the UK government and the European Union over the future of overseas NHS staff from EU nations.
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COPD deaths 'radically reduced' with 24/7 specialist care
A new specialist emergency care hospital in Northumbria has found that direct admission under respiratory specialist care 24/7 can radically reduce death rates from chronic lung disease.
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Unfair treatment at work 'increases risk of long-term sick leave'
Employees who feel they are treated unfairly at work are more likely to be off sick more frequently and for longer, according to research in the UK and Sweden.
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