Category list : Communication skills
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Students in adult nursing on a placement at The Dudley Group attend a week-long training on learning disabilities. This initiative won the Learning Disabilities Nursing category in the 2018 Nursing Times Awards
Many nurses and midwives say they often think about leaving their job, with a significant proportion considering quitting healthcare altogether, shows the latest staff survey results.
A research team in a Welsh university health board has explored whether brief training helps ward managers deal with conflict. This article comes with a handout for a journal club discussion
This article explores why conflict may arise in the workplace and how to deal with it. It comes with a handout for a journal club discussion
A patient may want to keep certain aspects of their lives secret from relatives, and health professionals need to respect their wish. This requires good communication between staff. An anonymous testimony reveals this does not always happen
Heavily involving senior nurses, such as matrons, in hospital bereavement services may help relatives to deal with concerns over care in the wake of a difficult death and ultimately curb legal action, according to researchers in Kent.
The “red bag” initiative is being rolled out across North East Lincolnshire to help care home residents receive quick and effective transfer and treatment when they go into hospital.
NHS leaders have promised a “step change” in the recruitment of international nurses in order to try and bridge domestic shortfalls, as part of their new long-term plan for the health service in England.
At University Hospitals Birmingham Foundation Trust, interactions between staff and patients have been observed to assess compassion and ultimately improve care
New plans to relax the English language test for international nurses and midwives applying to work in the UK have today been given the green light.