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donderdag 19 juli 2018

Trust’s nurses celebrate 19 months free of serious pressure ulcers

Trust's nurses celebrate 19 months free of serious pressure ulcers
A department at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust that cares for frail and elderly patients is celebrating a 19-month stint without a severe hospital-acquired pressure ulcer.
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Regulator eases rules on OSCE re-sits for nurses from overseas
Nurses and midwives from overseas applying to work in the UK will no longer need to re-sit all elements of a clinical practice test if they fail in just some areas.
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Nurses gets prison sentence for agency work while claiming sickness
A nurse who did agency work while off sick from her main job at St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been found guilty of fraud and sentenced to 16 months in prison.
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Nurse's osteo dissertation to be published after record pass mark
"I was panicking, I thought I had failed" said the nurse who received her dissertation results two weeks later to her peers because it was so good that the university wanted it to be published.
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Nurses offer home as raffle prize to raise money for charity
A nursing couple is offering their £600,000 home as the prize in a raffle in a bid to raise money for a ground-breaking dementia project.
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Omega 3 pills offer 'little or no benefit' for heart health
Increased consumption of omega 3 fats via supplements offers little or no protection on cardiovascular diseases, according to a new review of clinical evidence, led by UK researchers.
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