Opinion, analysis and debate
Reflecting back on my years in the NHS, I believe there has never been a more important time to develop long-term opportunities for people to enter our workforce.
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.
To introduce our new series of articles on nursing theories, Hazel Chapman explains the importance of filling the gap between nursing theory and nursing practice
Jeremy Hunt’s announcement that 5,170 extra undergraduate nurse placements will be created in 2018 is very welcome, if long overdue.
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Swansea university’s skills nurse tutor, Rebecca Dowle, on why it’s important to give international nurses the same opportunites as those from the UK.
The quality and safety of health and social care is heavily dependent on investment in the continuing education of existing staff.
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Many conferences which purport to tackle student mental health issues are more concerned with making money than helping those in higher education
Back in the mid-1980s a third-year student nurse was charged with showing me, a first-year student nurse, how to give a depot injection.
For over 40 years, Hilary Shoesmith dedicated her life to nursing. On 31 January, Ms Shoesmith passed away at the age of 58 and it is clear from the comments and memories shared with Nursing Times that her compassionate personality was adored by many, including loved ones, colleagues, students and patients.
Last year, after nine years of working as a staff nurse and deputy sister within acute medicine, I moved into teaching at a large university.