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

dinsdag 9 oktober 2018

Matron urges leaders to tackle 'dangerous silos' in nursing teams

Matron urges leaders to tackle 'dangerous silos' in nursing teams
An award-winning critical care matron has said hospital leaders need to ensure nurses feel welcomed when joining a new team to avoid "dangerous silos" forming in departments.
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Nurses urged to point patients towards new online stroke guide
Nurses are being encouraged by the UK's sole nursing professor of stroke care to encourage patients to use a new website designed to help them manage their recovery.
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New nurses to be mentored by retired staff in Scotland
Newly qualified nurses and midwives will be mentored by recently retired NHS staff, under a pilot scheme due to launch in Scotland next year.
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Call for GP mental health scheme to be extended to nurses
Calls have been made for a new mental health support scheme announced for NHS doctors to be extended to nurses and midwives.
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Nurse issues personal warning on aggressive breast cancer
A nurse is urging women to be watchful for signs of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC), after beginning an 18-month course of chemotherapy treatment for the condition herself.
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Study to investigate best timing of monitoring by nurses
How often nurses should check patients' blood pressure, temperature, respiration rate and other indicators of health is to be examined by UK researchers as part of a new study.
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