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woensdag 7 maart 2018

University to offer new scholarship for postgraduate courses

University to offer new scholarship for postgraduate courses
A university in the capital has announced a new scholarship scheme for postgraduates wanting to study nursing, in the wake of the government's scrapping of bursaries in England.
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Number of Scottish nurses and midwives rise but so do vacancies
The number of nursing and midwifery staff working in Scotland has reached a "record high" but this has been "undermined" by a similar percentage rise in vacancy rates, reveal latest workforce figures.
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Staff survey shows rise in stress levels, staffing concerns and attacks
Worsening NHS staff survey results show nurses and others simply cannot take any more pressure, warn health leaders and unions.
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One-off PSA test for prostate cancer branded 'harmful blunt tool'
A one-off test for prostate cancer on offer at GP surgeries is a "blunt tool" that does not save lives but can cause unnecessary fear and harm, according to findings from a major long-term trial.
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Colleague support 'crucial to nurses returning from sick leave'
Help and encouragement from colleagues is crucial for those returning from sick leave, according to a study that suggests "social support" is a key factor in wellbeing and a sense of "fairness" at work.
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England's CNO announces bid to recruit and retain more nurses
The chief nursing officer for England has announced a "major" new recruitment and retention campaign for the profession today, as part of plans to mark the health service's landmark 70th year.
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