Issue : 8 November 2011
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How do I become ... a diabetes nurse consultant?Subscription
Student Nursing Times talk to Diabetes Nurse Consultant Jill Hill about what makes her job so worthwhile
The boss of the company taking over the largest number of Southern Cross care homes has pledged to win back the confidence of staff.
'Patients need rights' CQC chief insistsSubscription
Patients should have a set of rights they can expect to be upheld in their care in order to improve standards in hospitals and other care settings, according to the head of the Care Quality Commission.
One tweeting nurse Subscription
Teresa Chinn talks about her passion for nursing and social media
Mid Staffs A&E to close overnightSubscription
The accident and emergency department at Stafford Hospital is to close overnight due to inadequate staffing levels.
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FREE online learning units for Prepare for Placement Week: HIV Infection - Identifying and Testing Patients Subscription
Today’s FREE online learning unit for Prepare for Placement Week is about HIV Infection - Identifying and Testing Patients
Patients Association attacks older people careSubscription
Tough action is needed against hospitals that neglect patients, the Patients Association has said.
Jenni Middleton, Editor of Nursing Times, will be available to chat with live today at 1pm on nursingtimes.net
Dog walking prescribed to heart patientsSubscription
Cardiac patients at a Greater London health trust are being encouraged to take a dog for a walk to help them back to good health.