How should nurses respond in the workplace if a patient asks them if the woman occupying the bed opposite has died?Subscription
When asked to divulge information about another patient, our response is usually: ‘I can’t discuss it.’ In this situation, however, there are no right and wrong answers nor is there a formula that can be applied in every case. What is required is a caring, ethically sound response.
More time for catheter responsesSubscription
THE DEPARTMENT of Health has extended its deadline for views on cost-cutting proposals that threaten the provision of specialist catheter equipment to 28 December.