Issue : 2 November 2016
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Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has been told it must improve child and adolescent mental health services, following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission.
“Worried well ‘make themselves sick’,” reports The Daily Telegraph.
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Details of what the forthcoming nursing associate role in England will be trained to do have emerged this week, including the ability to calculate drug doses and independently administer controlled medications.
'We do work with pencils and paint, but learning disability nursing is still misrepresented'Subscription
People with learning disabilities and learning disability nurses; are they as misunderstood as one other?
Macmillan’s web directory of resources for people affected by cancer has been reorganised. It is now updated daily and features nearly 2,000 publications and multimedia resources.
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust will no longer pursue a merger with Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, the trusts have announced.
I hated school with a passion.
It seems as if there is an awareness day for everything now. My favourite, which is coincidentally on my birthday, is National Lumpy Rug Awareness Day. However, this blog is about a day that is close to my heart: World Suicide Prevention Day, which this year was on 10 September.
’The author writes in his preface that this book is the culmination of many years of research into the mechanisms involved in smoking related illnesses and smoking cessation techniques.’
A simple tool developed by pulmonary care experts could help practice nurses and GPs to identify many more patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, according to research from the US.