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The Cavell Nurses’ Trust is calling on the “brightest and most dedicated” nursing and midwifery students to apply for travel grants worth up to £2,000.
One of the profession’s most authoritative champions recently told Nursing Times that nurse leadership is lacking from the ward right up to the House of Lords.
Britain’s first national network for clinical nurse educators is to be launched in October.
Money raised by cancer patient Stephen Sutton will be spent on training for cancer nurses, as well as specialist units and patient support, according to a charity.
Nearly two-thirds of NHS commissioners do not fund for specific training in diabetes for health professionals, a charity survey has indicated.
Changes to healthcare organisations may mean student placements are unavailable or unsuitable. A new allocation model is enabling a more student-focused approach
Achieving the recommended compression rate in cardiopulmonary resuscitation can be difficult, but music can help to improve skills in the short term
Community nurses may be being put under pressure to probe frail and elderly patients on their end of life wishes without the right support and training, say palliative care experts.
Choosing the right recruits to education programmes, and providing appropriate educational content, will foster compassion among nursing students
The need for innovative solutions to healthcare challenges is something that student nurses are taught to value in their training.