Opinion, analysis and debate
Part 5 of Peter Nolan’s six-part series on the Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust Public Inquiry reveals how there was much confusion concerning the roles and responsibilities of regulating agencies and professional bodies
Try to nip problems in the bud before they get serious, says the CQC’s Cynthia Bower
The news of chief executive and registrar Dickon Weir-Hughes’ sudden exit from the Nursing and Midwifery Council couldn’t have come at a worse time for nursing.
Mental health: the straight and narrow?Subscription
What happens to mentally ill ex-offenders when they are released back into a community that often views them with suspicion and fear? Community psychiatric nurse Ruth White talks about keeping patients on the straight and narrow and the importance of understanding their view of reality.
I think we need to talk about money.
Ministers need to put patient safety first when considering healthcare assistant regulation, says Baroness Masham
Is the doctor-nurse game still being played?Subscription
Each week we pick out a practice article and pose some topics for you to debate and pose your own questions on…What do you think?
Childcare available, my wife and I decide to go out on “a date”.
We already have a comprehensive system of checks in place for support workers, argues Christine Braithwaite
“Splitting pills could lead to patients taking the wrong doses,” according to the Daily Express.