Opinion, analysis and debate
Seeing the emotional distress of teenagers on placement promoted children’s nursing editor, Danielle, to realise that her training should do more to equip her to offer the best possible care to adolescent service users
Results from over 20,000 recent mothers in England present encouraging evidence about their experiences of maternity care.
Smoking, drinking and partying until the early hours seems to be part and parcel of the student experience we’ve all signed up to at university.
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We talk to Helen Shepherd, WellChild complex discharge planning coordinator and lead nurse - children’s continuing care, WellChild and North Kirklees Clinical Commissioning Group, who has been a nurse for 14 years.
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We talk to Gill Findley, director of Nursing for North Durham and Durham Dales, Easington and Sedgefield clinical commissioning groups, who has been a nurse for 26 years.
‘Winter (placement) is coming, so make sure you’re ready’
Elouise Haikney qualified in April as a children’s nurse. Student NT Editor, Chloe, finds out about her first job and discusses her transition from student to registered nurse.
We talk to Nick Birchall, paediatric nurse at the University Hospital of North Midlands/Royal Stoke, who has been a nurse for just over two and a half years.
At a recent conference I witnessed celebrations for adult nursing, with sections relating to learning disabilities and mental health nursing. During the course of the day I was waiting for recognition for children’s nurses; it never happened.
We talk to Hannah Robinson, who is a second year student of children’s nursing at the University of Hertfordshire.