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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.
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 dealing with frustrating and challenging behaviour was set up to support people who care for members of their family with dementia.
With increasing emphasis on preventative healthcare and public health, would nurses benefit from understanding the sociological influences on health and wellbeing?
A programme developed to support compassionate nursing practice has helped nurses to reconnect with the compassion that brought them into the profession.
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.
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.
Can you advise this student nurse?
‘This book would be well placed for student nurse close to qualifying and also newly qualified nurses in their first professionally role.’
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.