District and Community Nursing
News and practice for district and community nurses
Cancer patients who die at home experience more peace but not more pain that those who die in hospital, according to UK researchers.
The Queen’s Nursing Institute has launched new guidance for community nurses to help them assess the health of homeless people.
Latest research: community and district nursing
With increasing emphasis on preventative healthcare and public health, would nurses benefit from understanding the sociological influences on health and wellbeing?
Two clinical commissioning groups aimed to improve the patient experience and reduce hospital admissions by devising a “hospital at home” community care service
Analysis of complaints sent to the health service ombudsman has found that not receiving an adequate apology is the most common complaint, accounting for a third of cases last year.
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