Issue : April 2018
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NHS Blood and Transplant is a special health authority that provide a blood and transplantation service to the NHS, looking after blood donation services in England and transplant services across the UK. This week, we’re looking at the work of practice development nurse in blood donation Hannah Perry.
There is huge value in giving nurses access to data on what is happening across their ward or organisation.
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Research suggests that keeping active during and after cancer treatment can be good to help manage and reduce the side effects of recovery.
Groups representing mental health, learning disability and district nurses have cautiously welcomed the announcement of grants for postgraduates but have asked the government for more details.
Miss any of the clinical and practice news affecting the profession during April 2018? Catch up with our summary of the main study headlines and clinical breakthroughs.
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NHS Blood and Transplant is a special health authority that provide a blood and transplantation service to the NHS, looking after blood donation services in England and transplant services across the UK. This week, we’re looking at the work of the patient blood management practitioner team’s education lead Anne Davidson.
Applications for the 2018 Macmillan Research Grant Scheme are now open. At Macmillan, we want to invest in research that has clear potential to benefit people living with cancer.
’So well written and accurate to the feelings and emotions that you cannot help but have when caring for others in this situation. Fantastic!’
’The chapter on what causes lymphoedema highlighted the impact of tropical disease in the development of this condition in other countries and inspired me to learn more on this subject.’
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’This book gave a fascinating insight to diseases that are still prevalent today.’
NHS Blood and Transplant is a special health authority that provide a blood and transplantation service to the NHS, looking after blood donation services in England and transplant services across the UK. This week, we’re looking at the work of nurse practitioner Emma Green.
’This book is relevant to all health and social care professionals who care for people living with dementia’
NHS staff who are members of the union Unite have started voting today on whether or not to accept the three-year pay deal that was unveiled in March.
The Scottish government is to invest £6.9m over three years for training and educating practice nurses and district nurses to “help support a sustainable 24/7 community nursing workforce”.
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’I really enjoyed reading it as not only was it informative and interesting but left me wanting to improve my lifestyle and stay as fit and well as I possibly can.’
Older people’s nursing is a hugely rewarding career with opportunities to tackle complex health issues and develop a broad skillset, according to a survey of nurses working in the field.
An in-depth study of the cancer nursing workforce has revealed major challenges, including startling variations in caseloads and higher than average vacancy rates.