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Too many hospital patients with dementia are falling, being discharged at night or having their departure delayed, a charity has claimed based on the findings from an investigation.
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After four placements, numerous exams and assignments, and a dose of second-year blues, I’m here. I’ve made it this far; I’m at the start of my third and final year. I have come out the other side a more confident nurse in training - or so I thought.
A UK nurse has for the first time been elected to the board of directors of a leading global body that promotes the safe use of intravenous medical devices.
Would the duck fit? Well, it would have to. Would it be enough? Well, it would have to be.
Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has officially rebranded a ward to focus 100% on acutely unwell older patients.
Homelessness is one of the biggest public health challenges and nurses are often the ones to take the vital first steps to address it, says Anne Pearson
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The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has issued guideline to ensure blood transfusions are used “only when necessary”.
Nurse Pauline Cafferkey has made a full recovery from ebola, according to the Royal Free London Foundation Trust, where she was being treated.