District and Community Nursing
News and practice for district and community nurses
Nurses and other NHS workers in England have voted in favour of strike action over the government’s pay deal in a Unison ballot.
A nurse is in “fine fettle” after successfully cycling the length of Britain to raise funds for a community nursing charity.
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The Department of Health’s new guidance on appropriate and safe use of restraint for patients who are vulnerable emphasises that it should only be used as a last resort
Nurses are increasingly likely to encounter patients with advanced liver disease and have a vital role in improving end-of-life care for this group
Most nurses experience it right at the start. It could be on the bus to your first day of placement, when you have the urge to lean over and tell a stranger that you’re a nurse by the way.
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The need to plan the district nurse workforce is urgently required, says Crystal Oldman
It has been announced that Sir Robert Francis QC is to lead a review of how whistleblowers are treated in the NHS.
‘This is book is aimed at pre-registration nursing students and other healthcare students but would also be appropriate for training or qualified assistant practitioners.’