Category list : Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
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Emma Bleasdale, from the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice, was named “nurse of the year” last night at the Nursing Times Awards.
Temporary staffing costs in UK maternity units rose to almost £100m last year, according to figures obtained by the Royal College of Midwives.
The maternity department at Darent Valley Hospital in Kent has generated its very own baby boom with 25 members of staff giving birth to children of their own in just over a year.
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust has defended its decision to sack a nurse who discussed her Christian beliefs and offered to pray with patients before surgery.
An NHS trust has been criticised for its slow response after 14 patients contracted MRSA in less than a year, following the dropping of routine screening.
My Wednesday started with a radio interview on an issue I thought the NHS had seen the back of, namely breaches of the rules on mixed-sex wards.
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust plans to bring in low rise beds and visual aids for older people to prevent people sustaining injuries through falls.
Inspectors note A&E nurse shortage at Kent trustSubscription
A shortage of nurses qualified in the care of children is one of the problems facing the accident and emergency department at Darent Valley Hospital in Dartford, Kent, a report has warned.
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust this month welcomed the final batch of nurses from a group of 50 recently recruited from Portugal.
Nurses and doctors at all four trusts in Kent have been overpaid by almost £3m since 2007, an investigation has revealed.