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dinsdag 23 januari 2018

Unions sign unique deal designed to ‘Brexit proof midwives’

Unions sign unique deal designed to 'Brexit proof midwives'
Royal College of Midwives and the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation are to sign a "historic partnership" today, meaning they will look after each other's members working across the border.
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Nurse wins funding to improve motor neurone disease care
A specialist nurse has been named as one of the first two recipients of a scholarship fund set up in memory of motor neurone disease (MND) campaigner Gordon Aikman.
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Welsh respiratory plan to shift focus to community nurses
Funding for the delivery of respiratory care is set to be "rebalanced" in Wales away from hospitals and towards specialist nurses working in the community, according to a plan to reduce variation.
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Call to train care home staff to screen elderly for malnutrition
Nursing staff in care homes and other community settings should be trained to screen for malnutrition among older people, according to a cross-party group of MPs.
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Warm temps can lead to misdiagnosis of gestational diabetes
Environmental temperatures of over 25 degrees Celsius are associated with a significant increase in the risk of being misdiagnosed with gestational diabetes during pregnancy, warn Greek researchers.
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New guide on implementing and sustaining Schwartz rounds
A new organisational guide and film has been developed to help nurses running or planning to run Schwartz rounds, based on findings from the first national evaluation of the initiative in the UK.
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