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Introducing a career development pathway

VOL: 98, ISSUE: 41, PAGE NO: 38Julie Burgess, MSc, RN, DipN, is director of nursing, Frenchay Hospital, BristolThe NHS is focused on achieving the government's modernisation agenda, as laid out in The NHS Plan. The success of the strategy depends partly on the development of an appropriately trained and educated clinical workforce, particularly on the development of nurses and midwives.

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