Community staff have been urged by a senior nurse to help tackle the ongoing threat from terrorism in their everyday work by identifying people at risk of being drawn into extremist groups.
Private provider Virgin Care has been awarded two five-year contracts to provide community and urgent care services for a clinical commissioning group in Lancashire.
Community nursing staff working in Liverpool and Sefton will continue to be part of the NHS, under latest proposals on the future provision of community services for the area.
Hundreds of band 5 nursing, social worker and therapist posts could be cut in Nottinghamshire as part of the county’s sustainability and transformation plan (STP).
A partnership of non-profit and NHS providers have been awarded a multimillion pound contract to provide children’s community services, including nursing, in the South West.
Regular contact and information provided by nurses trained in case management can lead to health improvements in patients recovering after a myocardial infarction.
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A leading foundation trust is preparing to take over the provision of community services from Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust next month to improve the integration of services.
Problems recruiting registrants onto health visiting, school nursing and district nursing courses in England have continued this academic year, with universities seeing up to a quarter of training places left unfilled in the first part of 2016-17, according to official figures.
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.
An East London trust is being forced to cut a fifth of its community nursing staff, in a move experts have described as “logically unsustainable” and a “risk to the quality of patient care”.