Getting real with WhatsAppSubscription
WhatsApp is increasingly being used in professional teams. From student cohorts to specialist nursing forums, nurses are using this mode of communication to speak to one another and share insights.
How to move to a maintenance and support stageSubscription
Getting to the maintenance and support stage of a digital system roll-out in healthcare is important.
Two members of staff from Northampton Hospital discuss the importance of learning disability training.
What does 'go live' mean?Subscription
‘Go live’ may sound like a bad public health campaign, but it is a common term used in digital system roll-outs.
Diary of a digital nurse fellowshipSubscription
In 2017 I applied for a 12-month digital nurse fellowship in NHS Improvement to investigate what nurses and allied health professionals were doing to drive the technology agenda forward for patients. I quickly realised that my digital journey had started many years earlier.
Do we need specialist nursing informatics posts?Subscription
Digital technology has crept into most of our clinical and professional lives.
Why did I become a learning disability nurse? Well, I’m biased of course, but I could ask: why didn’t you?
NHS Blood and Transplant is a special health authority that provide a blood and transplantation service to the NHS, looking after blood donation services in England and transplant services across the UK. This week, we’re looking at the work of lead nurse for paediatric and neonatal donation and transplantation Angie Scales.
'What drives us to become nurses?'Subscription
As I sat across from my head of year some 30 years ago in my careers talk, I told her that I wanted to be a nurse. She said, “but have you thought about being something a bit more academic like a radiographer?”
NHS Blood and Transplant is a special health authority that provide a blood and transplantation service to the NHS, looking after blood donation services in England and transplant services across the UK. This week, we’re looking at the work of practice development nurse in blood donation Hannah Perry.