Nurses and other healthcare professionals have been urged to rethink the needs of older people with drinking problems.
Allied Healthcare, a major UK home care provider, is seeking to transfer or sell all its contracts to other providers, in the wake of action from the Care Quality Commission.
Nursing support staff at a mental health trust have come up with a new initiative to help their patients with dementia to connect with their past.
CQC warns 84 councils over Allied Healthcare
A nursing student has been honoured for her outstanding caring skills after turning to poetry to articulate the demands of the job.
A new book has been launched that it is hoped will become a valuable resource for student nurses giving them unique insights into patient and carer experiences of care at home.
Community nurses working in Scotland are being encouraged to look out for tell-tale signs that their patients may be at risk or have become the victim of financial scams.
Use of social media can reduce depression and other negative mental side effects that result from long-term pain in older adults, researchers in the US have suggested.
Nurses are helping to prop up struggling services by stepping outside their usual remits and putting their valuable skills to new use, according to a new report by England’s care regulator.
There is little point in recommending vitamin D supplements to improve bone health and prevent fractures and falls in elderly patients, according to the largest analysis of research evidence to date.