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The big question: will the NMC fee rise encourage nurses to leave the profession?

The big question: will the NMC fee rise encourage nurses to leave the profession?

8-Oct-2014

The Nursing and Midwifery Council has said it will monitor the impact of its fee rise on the size of the nursing workforce.

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Victoria Bryant

From law to long-term care

9-Oct-2014

All set for a career in law, Victoria Bryant then realised she wanted to become a nurse - and so retrained

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Mastering Simulation

Mastering Simulation

17-Oct-2014

‘This is a specialist textbook and would be useful to a nurse educator/practitioner on the unit/ward/training department/school, to other professional such as theatre and ITU professionals, who are interested in working with simulated experiences.’

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When home issues come to work

When home issues come to work

17-Oct-2014

Managers should know how to act when employees have problems outside work

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'Scotland debate shows NHS is of value, not a privatised play area'

If Scotland votes for independence, who gets Lulu? I know she is very small and hardly any trouble but we should be told.

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Poll of the Week

Does social media paint an inaccurate picture of pregnancy and motherhood?

Does social media paint an inaccurate picture of pregnancy and motherhood?

16-Oct-2014

With celebrities and friends posting happy pregnancy and motherhood pictures all over social media, do mothers feel pressure to feel and behave a certain way?

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Jean White

'Prudent healthcare will secure better value for patients'

15-Oct-2014

Like many organisations around the world, NHS Wales is looking at ways to tackle the twin challenges of rising costs and increasing demands while continuing to improve the quality of care.

Jim Blair

'Train nurses to improve care for people with learning disabilities'

8-Oct-2014

Three years ago the shocking abuse at Winterbourne View, a private hospital where people with a learning disability resided to receive “assessment, care and treatment”, was vividly shown in a Panorama documentary.

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis twitter chat

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis twitter chat

29-Sep-2014

How familiar are you with IPF? The British Lung Foundation and Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists joined us as experts at #NTtwitchat Extra on 29 September 2014

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