A Facebook post written by a student nurse, which defended the vital role of healthcare assistants, has gone viral.
School nurses from Hertfordshire Community Trust will help run two new health websites for children and young people across the county.
Nurses and doctors are to take part in a sepsis screening pilot at a trust in Nottingham from this month, which will ensure every patient is automatically assessed for the disease when their vital signs are recorded electronically.
Prime minister Theresa May has today set out a series of new policies aimed at improving mental health provision, including more than £80m of spending commitments to improve digital access and expand community services.
A scanner device that can detect early damage that can lead to the formation of a pressure ulcer has been used successfully in NHS hospitals.
Nursing homes in more rural areas are at risk of falling behind on developments in using information technology for healthcare, compared to their counterparts in towns and cities, a US study has indicated.
A practice nurse researcher is to work with a team of international technology experts to develop innovative new methods of assessing how well student nurses are learning.
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has “set expectations” for trusts to boost their use of e-rostering technology in order to better manage ward staffing levels and improve flexible working opportunities.
His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales has today visited four nurses from Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust who have been shortlisted for this year’s Nursing Times Awards.
A leading tissue viability nurse hopes that plans to develop an electronic tool for recording pressure ulcers for wider use across the NHS could transform the quality of data and aid efforts to improve prevention and treatment.