Issue : February 2018
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Trainee nursing associates must be given adequate supervision when learning about medicines management but employers should name any “safety critical” drugs those in the new role will be expected to administer once qualified, new guidance from Health Education England states.
Hearing and reflecting on lived experiences is central to ensuring midwifery care effectively supports families in the transition to parenthood. However, midwifery education is intense, time pressured, content and NMC competency specific so for students engaging with women’s lived experience is often limited to routine postnatal visits. Student NT editor for midwifery, Holly Morse, explains more…
As you know, cancer can affect many areas of a person’s life, from physical and emotional health to financial concerns.
Last week, we launched two new TV adverts as part of our ’Life with Cancer’ campaign.
Find out if you, someone you know, or your university or trust is in the running to win a prize at this year’s Student Nursing Times Awards.
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Jessica Sinclair is a student who found herself in the middle of a health emergency… in a bar. Here, she explains what the experience was like, and what she learned about herself.
A review of the experiences of hospital accident and emergency staff suggests that workers have resigned themselves to patient violence and aggression.
Oncology nurses and other staff at Salisbury District Hospital are celebrating the arrival of a new mobile cancer care unit (MCCU).
Nurses and other NHS staff in England will be able to communicate with each other through the introduction of more integrated IT systems later this year, according to NHS Digital.
A new website has been launched showcasing the history of community nursing since 1859, when the first district nurse was employed in England.