Chesterfield Royal Hospital Foundation Trust is supporting more flexible working for nurses, and will monitor and support those who are interested in working nights, whether permanently or in longer blocks. Allowing staff this flexibility will benefit patients and staff, says Jayne Tague
Individuals within the learning disability population are living longer, however, compared to the general population, life expectancy is considerably lower, explains Student NT editor, Rebecca Hammond.
VOL: 97, ISSUE: 18, PAGE NO: 33Ray Rowden RGN RMN MHSMWe are nearing that happy time when politicians want to 'press the flesh' and ask for our votes. Last week Nursing Times launched its own nursing manifesto, which raises many important issues - not only for nurses but for society as a whole. Nurses know what makes the NHS and health care work. It is crucial that we make ourselves heard during this election campaign.