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Nurses are continuing to miss out on mandatory training because of staffing shortages, a large survey by the Royal College of Nursing has indicated.
A nurse has been sentenced to 18 years’ imprisonment for serious sexual offences in Oxfordshire.
Recruiting more nurses and adopting the use of electronic medical records are among the resources identified by researchers as necessary to overcome “weekend effect” in hospitals.
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been told that it requires improvement by the Care Quality Commission, with a need to ensure it has enough “suitably skilled and experienced staff”.
Senior nurse Dame Donna Kinnair and former nursing director Melany Pickup have joined the list of clinicians and patient safety advisors who will lead a major review into maternity services in England.
We’ve come a long way since Graham Pink raised concerns about safety at Stockport in 1990, but have we come far enough?