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woensdag 23 augustus 2017

Social media culture encourages ‘inappropriate’ behaviour

Social media culture encourages 'inappropriate' behaviour
Risky social media posts are not just due to impulsivity, but might be a deliberate strategy to fit in with the wider social media culture that makes people believe "it's the right thing to do".
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Specialist nurses feel 'ignored' by medical colleagues
The opinions and concerns of specialist nurses working in prostate cancer teams are not being listened to, suggests a new study, which warns of the potentially damaging effect on patient care.
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Centenary of death of nurse at Passchendaele marked
A ceremony to mark 100 years since the death of Nellie Spindler, a British nurse killed during the First World War, was held in Leeds on Monday.
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New hospital café promotes healthy options for staff
Staff at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge can now get a range of nutritious snacks and lunch options thanks to a new cafe designed to promote healthy and drinking.
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NMC emphasises safety in responding to terror attacks
It is "essential" nurses first assess their environment and ensure it is safe before they respond to unexpected incidents or emergencies, such as the recent terror attacks, according to the regulator.
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Pilot scheme to help NHS whistleblowers back to work
A nationwide pilot to help NHS whistleblowers back into work has been launched today, NHS England has announced.
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