We bring you the latest news from the healthcare about the health care in the United Kingdom.

donderdag 14 juni 2018

Have you entered our new workforce awards?

Have you entered our new workforce awards?
Nursing Times has launched a new set of awards to accompany our inaugural Workforce Summit event that is focused on looking at solutions to the current nurse staffing crisis.
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Nurses are 'missing link in antimicrobial' stewardship plans
Nurses have been "overlooked and under-utilised" in hospital antimicrobial stewardship programmes (ASPs), according to US researchers.
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Hospital patients report better care but not for mental health
There have been encouraging improvements in nursing care in hospitals but people with mental health conditions continue to report worse experiences, according to the latest national inpatient survey.
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Frailty even during middle age 'linked to higher mortality risk'
Patients who are frail during middle age, especially caused by a long-term condition, are at higher risk of mortality than other people, according to UK researchers.
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Refer patients with PTSD symptoms within a month, says NICE
Therapy should be offered to patients within a month of a traumatic event to help prevent post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to draft guidance, with a new focus on early treatment.
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Exclusive: Expert midwife attacks NMC in explosive resignation letter
A leading midwife who was employed by the Nursing and Midwifery Council to advise on midwifery education claims she was "silenced" when she tried to talk about the everyday challenges of maternity care and that midwives are basically seen as "a nuisance" by the regulator.
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