The chief executive of the community nurse organisation the Queen’s Nursing Institute is to receive an honorary doctorate for her work on promoting the sector from Buckinghamshire New University.
The number of adults aged 85 years and older needing round-the-clock care will almost double to 446,000 in England over the next 20 years, according to predictions.
A therapy that helps people with dementia achieve everyday goals is being rolled out to health and care providers, after a successful trial.
A petition has been launched that calls for health workers such as district nurses to be given greater parking freedoms when performing care duties in the community.
A district nurse from South Yorkshire is taking to the skies for her first ever skydive to raise awareness that young suicide can be prevented.
Nurses in the UK carry out 180 wound dressing changes a year on each patient with a chronic wound, a survey has indicated.
Health visitors in North Yorkshire have received international recognition for their care for parents and their children.
Hydration and nutrition has improved among care home residents following a programme of tailored support provided by a clinical commissioning group, according to an evaluation.
The Royal College of Midwives has announced that it supports the universal provision of baby boxes in the UK.
Patients on Merseyside are benefitting from a pioneering service that allows them to receive treatment for cancer in their workplace.