Experiences on placement
Placements that exceed expectations: Forensic services for people with learning disabilitiesSubscription
Learning disability nursing student editor, Olivia, knew there was one placement she didn’t want: forensics. But as soon as her placement started she realised her fears were unfounded
Working on a physical health placement, mental health student nurse Emma was soon confronted with the disparity between mental and physical health services, the lack of mental health services and the difference in attitudes of mental and physical health nurses.
What do you do when your placement has no work for you? Student nurse Abbie shares her tips for making the most of your placement downtime
The Nursing and Midwifery Council’s review of pre-registration standards for education will look at whether the amount of time students spend on placements should be reduced to include more time for simulation, the regulator’s head of policy has said.
Student nurse, Louisa, shares her seven key learnings from her nursing placement
Before starting his training Gavin thought he knew where his career was going, but placements have helped him realise the vast array of options available to him.
Community nurses urged to help boost placements Subscription
Community nurses have been urged by a leading academic to help ensure more placements are created to support the government’s expected increase in trainees under a move to student loans next year.
Funding reforms that will see students in England take out loans for nursing degrees from autumn 2017 will not necessarily lead to an increase in trainees, a university dean has warned.
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