Nurses have a vital role to play in commissioning but need support as they take on these developing responsibilities to counter competing demands on their time
A pilot scheme was conducted to ascertain whether introducing a ward administrator role would enable ward sisters to spend more time with patients and improve staff satisfaction
A literature review revealed that health professionals’ communication with Deaf people is often inadequate, leading to lack of understanding and putting patients at risk
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The Quality Nursing and Care Quality Forum made up of more than 20 experienced frontline nurses has been left “in limbo”, after apparently being unofficially scrapped.