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Osborne has pledged more money for the NHS, but at what cost?Subscription

24 November, 2015 By

Predictably enough, the chancellor has paved the way for tomorrow’s comprehensive spending review by revealing a crowd-pleasing headline to the media in advance.

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NHS to get £4bn budget rise but student nurse bursaries set to goSubscription

24 November, 2015 By ,

Tomorrow’s comprehensive spending review will give NHS England a real terms increase to its budget of nearly £4bn in 2016-17, but is expected to see further cuts to public health and an end to free nurse education.

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More trusts missing own nurse staffing targetsSubscription

17 November, 2015 By

More than nine out of 10 hospitals in England are failing to meet their own targets for the numbers of nurses working on wards, analysis has revealed.


'How do we prepare our rising stars to deal with inflexibility?'

'How do we prepare our rising stars to deal with inflexibility?'Subscription

23 November, 2015

I was invited to speak to undergraduate nurses this week to promote postgraduate studies - an enjoyable task, as they were very keen.

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Unusual places to find a nurse...Subscription

20 November, 2015 By

Three nurses working in unusual settings reveal what makes their jobs special

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Come along to this student-run Stop the Pressure conferenceSubscription

12 November, 2015

Newly qualified staff nurse Rob Waterson discusses the upcoming free Stop the Pressure Conference London organised by a committee of student nurses

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Underneath the roses

Underneath the Roses Where I remembered everything.Subscription

25 November, 2015

’Molly’s sincerity, compassion and integrity shines through her poetry and her skill as a nurse.’

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Educated for top-quality care

Educated for top-quality care

19 November, 2015

Nottingham University Hospitals is committed to an education strategy for its nursing staff that sees them gain advanced skills and clinical expertise

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19 November, 2015

The Macmillan Alumni now counts a broad mix of former Macmillan professionals among its members, including nurses, doctors, managers and information professionals.

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