Accident and Emergency Nursing
News and practice for A&E nurses
The contribution of skilled nursing staff should feature more prominently in safety and emergency planning for major events, a nurse who was one of the first on the scene after the Shoreham air crash has told Nursing Times.
A trust in Somerset has become the latest to be rated “inadequate” for safety by the Care Quality Commission.
Latest research: emergency nursing
Challenges of attending accident and emergency units with patients presenting with minor injuries caused by self-harm were overcome via a nurse-led care pathway.
Research highlights how community nurses can overcome some of the barriers that deter them from using telehealth to remotely monitor patients at home.
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Now I am at the end of my course I have had some time to sit and reflect on my journey as a student nurse.
Many people are increasingly going to accident and emergency departments when they could visit a GP.