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Nursing education

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Nursing education news and practice

Diabetes UK

Diabetes specialist nurse becomes charity ‘clinical champion’

Diabetes specialist nurse Debora Brown is among 20 health professionals made “clinical champions” through an initiative by the charity Diabetes UK and pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk.

'I finally got my "blues"; and it was such an anticlimax'

'I finally got my "blues"; and it was such an anticlimax' Subscription Required

From the very first day you step into the classroom as a fresh-faced nursing student there is only one thing on your mind: putting on that uniform. You know, the one that shows the world that you did it, that you qualified as a nurse. 

A dementia first aid course for family carers

A dementia first aid course for family carers Subscription Required

A dementia first aid course dealing with frustrating and challenging behaviour was set up to support people who care for members of their family with dementia.

Porter said health was determined by many factors, including cultural and social

Can sociology help to improve nursing practice? Subscription Required

With increasing emphasis on preventative healthcare and public health, would nurses benefit from understanding the sociological influences on health and wellbeing?

Helping nurses reconnect with their compassion

Helping nurses reconnect with their compassion Subscription Required

A programme developed to support compassionate nursing practice has helped nurses to reconnect with the compassion that brought them into the profession.


Treasury 'looking' at replacing student nurse bursaries with loans

Ministers could end free university education for student nurses in a bid to boost the numbers joining the NHS workforce, under proposals put forward by national education bodies.

Queen's Nursing Institute

QNI plans to help new generation of community nurse leaders

The Queen’s Nursing Institute will launch two initiatives next year to support the “pressing need for excellent practitioners to lead our community nursing services”, its chief executive has said.

'Which elective placement should I choose?'

'Which elective placement should I choose?'

Can you advise this student nurse?

The Nurse's Reality Gap

The Nurse's Reality Gap

‘This book would be well placed for student nurse close to qualifying and also newly qualified nurses in their first professionally role.’

New group to represent Scotland’s academic nurse leaders

The Council of Deans of Health has launched a new group in Scotland to be the “voice” of education and research for nursing, midwifery and allied health professionals.


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