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NHS staff on picket line

Nurses and midwives go on strike again over 1% pay dispute

24-Nov-2014

Nurses, midwives and other NHS workers across England and Northern Ireland are today on strike for the second time in the past two months over a pay dispute with the government.

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Child in hospital

Access to epilepsy specialist nurses 'remains patchy', warns audit

27-Nov-2014

The number of nurses specialising in the care of epilepsy in children has increased over the last two years, but their distribution remains patchy across the country, according to a national audit.

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The Christie

Whistleblowing review finds no evidence of 'serious failings' at trust

27-Nov-2014

A review into whistleblowing concerns at a North West cancer trust has found “no evidence” of serious failings but highlighted areas in need of improvement.

Child in hospital

Nursing team designs ‘transitioning website’ for young patients

27-Nov-2014

A nurse-led project at a specialist heart hospital is pioneering an innovative website for young adults transitioning from children’s services.

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Child in hospital

Nursing team designs ‘transitioning website’ for young patients

27-Nov-2014

A nurse-led project at a specialist heart hospital is pioneering an innovative website for young adults transitioning from children’s services.

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Community and district nursing

Internet use 'boosts health literacy' in older people

26-Nov-2014

Older people can maintain their health literacy skills by regularly using the internet and participating in leisure and cultural activities, new research suggests.

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Child in hospital

Nursing team designs ‘transitioning website’ for young patients

27-Nov-2014

A nurse-led project at a specialist heart hospital is pioneering an innovative website for young adults transitioning from children’s services.

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Learning disability nursing

Winterbourne View

Report calls for shake-up of care for patients with learning disabilities

26-Nov-2014

An independent report has demanded action on care for patients with learning disabilities, in the wake of the abuse found at the Winterbourne View home.

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Jane Cummings

'We can learn from sharing our experiences and successes'

27-Nov-2014

It was Sir Winston Churchill who said: “The further back you can look, the further forward you are likely to see.”

RCM members striking at North Manchester General Hospital

The big question: are four-hour strikes effective?

26 November 2014

Nurses, midwives and other NHS workers across England and Northern Ireland recently went on strike for the second time in the past two months over a pay dispute with the government.

Care Act 2014: A step in the wrong direction

Care Act 2014: A step in the wrong direction

27-Nov-2014

As most who work within health and social care, private or NHS, will know, the new ‘Care Act’ is coming into official law from April next year, whether we like it or not.

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