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#NTtwitchat live debate: The introduction of a compulsory "Certificate of Care" for HCAsVideoSubscription
Missed our #NTtwitchat on compulsory certificates of care for HCAs? Read highlights from the chat below.
#NurChat - Bring back the enrolled nurse?Subscription
Did you miss the latest #NurChat twitter debate about the enrolled nurse? Let us sum it up for you …
In a world where technology is changing at an exceptional rate and the landscape of the health and social care system is constantly developing, the Nursing and Midwifery Council faces a great challenge in preparing nurses and midwives for practice in 2030 and beyond.
The four UK chief nursing officers (CNOs) for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland and the Nursing and Midwifery Council have produced a framework, Enabling Professionalism, to support nurses and midwives across the UK to reflect on their practice and demonstrate how they are the hallmark of excellence in nursing and midwifery.
Ensure you are up to date with the latest guidance from the NMC on cosmetic injectables, says Sally Taber
In April, the House of Commons health select committee stated: “The government’s plan for our post-Brexit future should both ensure that health and social care providers can retain and recruit the brightest and best from all parts of the globe, and that the value of the contribution of lower-paid health and social care workers is recognised.”
'A misdirected media frenzy over killer nurse'Subscription
There has been a focus on nurse revalidation in the last week following the conviction of Stepping Hill Hospital nurse Victorino Chua for murdering two patients and poisoning 19 others.
It’s worth persevering to get your concerns heard, says Amanda Pollard
Sarah Calkin looks at why the report into failings at Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust will have implications for all nurses, as well as for the entire health and social care system.
We want a relationship with our registrants that is based on trust, not checklists, says the Health and Care Professions Council’s Anna van der Gaag