Adult branch student nurse editor
During the first few weeks of my nurse training, we were given the social media “talk”, i.e. use it with extreme caution and preferably do not use it at all.
Measuring vital signs
Clinical trigger questions were successfully introduced by an NHS health board with the aim of improving the detection of patients whose health was deteriorating
Despite the use of early warning scoring systems, deteriorating patients are often not identified, suggesting these systems may not be sufficiently robust
Two more hospital nurses have been arrested by police investigating alleged neglect linked to claims patient notes were falsified.
Ten nurses have been suspended from a hospital as part of a police probe into alleged record-keeping anomalies.
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The first in a three-part series on electrocardiograms explores continual monitoring
A guideline advises on diagnosing, assessing and managing harmful drinking and alcohol dependence in adults and young people
On an acute ward, low-cost solutions stimulated patients with dementia, reduced their confusion and disruption to other patients, and enabled staff to individualise care
New name badges have been rolled out across Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust following patient feedback.
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