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maandag 24 september 2018

Intensive psychiatric ward to reopen after addressing nurse shortages

Intensive psychiatric ward to reopen after addressing nurse shortages
A mental health unit in Suffolk that was forced to close due to staff shortages will welcome patients again next week after successfully recruiting 24 new nurses.
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NICE calls for better coordination of care for eating disorder patients
Staff involved in the care of a patient with an eating disorder should place greater emphasis on how they coordinate treatment with one another, according to new guidance.
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Chief nurse apologises over death of patient who drank cleaning fluid
The chief nurse of Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust has apologised after an inquest found "errors in practice" had led to an 85-year-old patient drinking cleaning fluid and dying.
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Nurse says young cancer patients need improved sexual health support
A paediatric nurse has said young cancer patients are missing out on vital sexual health information due to embarrassment among care professionals.
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Nurses urged to 'normalise' conversations about sex with young cancer patients
A paediatric nurse has said young cancer patients are missing out on vital sexual health information due to embarrassment among care professionals.
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Report shows community nurses can play 'vital role' in improving men's health
Community nurses should never underestimate the shame that men feel about discussing their weight and wellbeing, a new report argues.
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