Prison nurses are viewed as either “brave or stupid” by staff in other sectors, according to a senior nurse who has called for more work to bust myths and promote the many positive aspects of this challenging yet rewarding role.
As a student nurse, I often feel powerless. I have no control over where my placements will be, I can’t make the NHS Business Services Authority reimburse my travel expenses any more quickly, and I have no ability to shift an essay deadline if I fancy a lazy weekend.
Macmillan is currently working hard to raise awareness and campaign for better cancer care in the run-up to the Northern Ireland, Scotland and Welsh Assembly elections, which take place on 5 May
Macmillan in Wales has launched a website in English and Welsh, highlighting how the next Welsh Government can improve cancer care and outlining Macmillan’s vision for cancer services in Wales that match the best in Europe.
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