Issue : 17 March 2009
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The Prime Minister’s commission will be chaired by Ann Keen, parliamentary under secretary for health services
Health organisations fear electronic attackSubscription
Organisations in the health and social care sector are ignoring warnings of the dangers of electronic attack, major outbreaks of disease, and extreme weather conditions, and failing to take precautions, a report has warned.
In the week following Nursing Times’ exclusive report on the Prime Minister’s Commission on the future of the profession, Steve Ford finds out what nurses think about the review
The RCN’s general secretary has joined the new commission to advise the government on the future of nurses and midwives in England.
The trade union Unison has said it is ready for the ‘challenging opportunity’ of contributing to the prime minister’s nursing commission.
Midwives have welcomed the chance to influence the prime minister’s new nursing commission after being awarded a seat on its advisory panel.