Experiences on placement
Remote and rural placement Subscription
Second year student nurse, Tara Tully, is coming towards the end of her placement at the A&E department in the Gilbert Bain hospital in Shetland (the subject of recent BBC series Island Medics)…
In November 2017 Genevieve Elliott was given the opportunity to represent the University of Nottingham nursing school at ‘The International Week’ hosted by Bielefeld University…
Reflecting on my progressSubscription
’On my most recent placement on a children’s medical ward, Louisa Davies had the opportunity to mentor a first year student…
The University of East London has marked the official launch of its new adult nursing degree by unveiling a new state-of-the-art clinical simulation centre.
Problems with placements continue to pose a threat to student learning, with around half of all UK universities with pre-registration nursing courses reporting it as a risk in the past year, the nursing regulator has found.
Sophie Johnston, a third year student nurse, writes about her experience in Sri Lanka…
Nursing students at the University of Wolverhampton are to be offered placements in Shrewsbury and Telford for the first time, the higher education provider has announced.
In the first initiative of its kind, nursing and medical students at a university in the West Midlands are to receive training to help them recognise signs of radicalisation.
The little things with the biggest rewardsSubscription
It’s compassion and trying that’s important, says student nurse Ellen Green.
Jeremy Hunt’s announcement that 5,170 extra undergraduate nurse placements will be created in 2018 is very welcome, if long overdue.