News and practice for nurse educators
Massive open online courses were developed to offer universal free access to high-quality higher education, and may offer new opportunities in nurse education
Value-based recruitment is a challenge in healthcare, but multiple mini-interviews, which use a series of clinical scenarios, may offer a solution
A simulation of patient handovers in a safe environment can help student nurses to develop the skills and confidence needed to carry out this process effectively
Developing a student task group helped generate enthusiasm and provided valuable feedback and insight into how student experience could be improved
Student nurses are often accused of being too academic and lacking caring values, but a study found new students have strong values and caring attitudes
There is to be a major review into the standard of nurse education programmes in eastern England, after questions were raised about the quality and consistency of those currently on offer.
A major review of pre- and post-registration training for nurses and midwives in England is to be carried out to improve standards of patient care, Nursing Times can reveal.
A new model of care to reduce aggression and promote safety for staff and patients has been adopted by the Ipswich base for acute mental health services in East Suffolk.
Senior nurses at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust have decided to reintroduce a hospital badge to recognise the “hard work and dedication” of nursing and midwifery staff.
A hospital trust in Devon last week played host to a group of 30 student nurses from France.
Health Education England and the Nursing and Midwifery Council will launch a major review of nurse education in May.
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