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#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 …
Face up to doing the dreaded appraisalsSubscription
Well-designed discussions about performance benefit care and can be positive and constructive experiences.
Part six of Peter Nolan’s series on the Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust Public Inquiry looks at the lessons that should be learnt for the future
Patients with a common type of metal hip implant should have annual health checks for as long as they have the implant, according to the UK body for regulating medical devices.
Unison’s Gail Adams urges nurses to make their voices heard during the Nursing and Midwifery Council review
'Nursing is entitled to an effective regulator'Subscription
We’ve probably all got a few wardrobes that are a little bit cluttered and we wouldn’t want people to peer into for too long.
Many newspapers and TV stations have reported that medical regulators have launched an investigation into a type of hip replacement called a metal-on-metal (MoM) device (DePuy ASR hip replacement implant).
As the editors of Nursing Times, Health Service Journal and the BMJ, we have divergent views on the government’s NHS reforms and its beleaguered Health and Social Care Bill.
In the recent strong winds the large buddleia tree on our allotment was blown over. I have never “owned” a fallen tree before and, in a strange way, it rather affected me.
'Registration for HCAs provides reassurance for families, support for staff and ensures accountability'Subscription
Want the lowdown on the latest in nursing politics? Our student nurse Lorna Mclean talks the talk.