They have warned of “widespread and significant” concerns over the number of district nurses currently being educated, stating that there simply are not enough coming through to replace those who are retiring.
What do you think?
- Are there currently enough district nurses to provide safe and effective care?
- Why are we lacking district nurses?
- Should more district nurse placements be included in pre-registration nurse training?
- Does current nurse education reflect government aims to provide more care in the community?