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Young people with mental health conditions in London are helping to train hospital nursing staff to better support others in crisis when they are receiving urgent medical treatment.
Outstanding student nurses and their educators have been celebrated today at a glittering ceremony in London.
Student nurses and midwives in Wales will continue to receive a bursary in 2019, the country’s health secretary has confirmed.
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The government in Wales has announced it will increase nurse pre-registration course places by 13% this year, along with boosts for community and practice training, as part of a £95m investment in healthcare education.
The University of South Wales has formalised a working agreement with an armed forces nursing college in South Korea to train healthcare professionals in disaster response.
An interactive new website has been launched today with the aim of raising awareness of the importance of accurate inhaler technique among nurses and other healthcare professionals.
A university vice-chancellor has warned employers may not be ready to take on apprentice nurses, because they are already struggling to support student nurses on placements in “highly pressurised” workplaces.
There are “serious concerns” for the education of future neuroscience nurses, a senior lecturer from the specialty has warned.
Fears have been raised about the future of district nursing, as student numbers decline.
Representatives from health service employers and academic institutions have described the chancellor’s failure to announce funding for staff training as “disappointing”.