Category list : Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust
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One of England’s leading children’s hospitals has been deemed to “require improvement”, especially on ensuring safe staffing levels, by inspectors.
A leading children’s hospital has been ordered to improve after inspectors found patients were being put at risk by a faulty emergency call alarm system, poor staffing and incidents going unreported.
Serious concerns over staffing levels and patient safety were raised last week at four hospitals in different parts of the country – with the new year less than 10 days old.
An internal review at a leading children’s hospital has found significant safety concerns in its theatre departments.
Nurse education director appointed Subscription
The University of Lincoln has appointed a new director of nurse education to oversee the expansion of its student nursing programme.
Managers at a hospital at the centre of a bitter legal row over plans to streamline paediatric heart services said they were baffled at Wednesday’s decision to stop it performing heart surgery on children.
'Although there have been significant reductions in MRSA and C difficile, it’s an ongoing challenge'Subscription
We talk to Julie Hughes, nurse consultant infection control/senior lecturer, 5 Boroughs Partnership Foundation Trust/University of Chester, who qualified as a nurse in 1980.
Plans to downband theatre nurses and cut posts at one of the country’s major children’s hospitals have been mistakenly revealed on its staff website following an internal leak, Nursing Times has learnt.
Mattress tackles flat head syndrome in babiesSubscription
A treatment for positional plagiocephaly, or flat head syndrome, in babies could be close at hand following the launch of a new mattress aimed at treating the condition.
Alder Hey in patient safety pledgeSubscription
The Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has reiterated its commitment to patient care by planning several activities to mark National Patient Safety First Week.