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Issue : June 2018

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  • critical thinking

    Critical ThinkingSubscription

    Book review12 June, 2018

    ’This book is relevant for undergraduate and postgraduate students and academics.’

  • communication

    Developing your communication skills in social workSubscription

    Book review12 June, 2018

    ’This book will appeal to undergraduate social work students who are keen to improve their communication skills.’

  • lost connections

    Lost ConnectionsSubscription

    Book review12 June, 2018

    ’This may be useful for people with mild depression or anxiety who are seeking ways to reduce these symptoms without medication.’

  • Nursing Memorial Appeal

    New memorial dedicated to nurses of two world wars Subscription

    News12 June, 2018

    A new memorial has been unveiled to commemorate the service of nurses during the First and Second World Wars.

  • Map of Wales

    New push for Welsh care shift from hospital to communitySubscription

    News12 June, 2018

    The Welsh government has set out its first ever plan to integrate health and social care, as it attempts to treat more people in the community rather than in hospital.

  • London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust

    London hospital’s photo archive reveals history of nursing Subscription

    News12 June, 2018

    An image of a steely eyed matron in the 1940s and nurses taking care of a glamorous training dummy are among a series of fascinating photos unearthed by London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust as part of the NHS’s 70th birthday celebrations.

  • lesley jones index

    Diary of a digital nurse fellowshipSubscription

    Opinion11 June, 2018

    In 2017 I applied for a 12-month digital nurse fellowship in NHS Improvement to investigate what nurses and allied health professionals were doing to drive the technology agenda forward for patients. I quickly realised that my digital journey had started many years earlier.

  • lesley jones index

    Do we need specialist nursing informatics posts?Subscription

    Opinion11 June, 2018

    Digital technology has crept into most of our clinical and professional lives. 

  • UK

    NHS staff are ‘best advocates for more integrated care’Subscription

    News11 June, 2018

    Nurses could play a valuable role in advocating for better integrated care after government failures in getting the message across, according to an influential committee of MPs.

  • Diabetes patient and nurse

    Guidance advises nurses not to ‘tell off’ diabetes patientsSubscription

    News11 June, 2018

    Clinicians must avoid “telling off” or “blaming” patients with diabetes, according to a new guide that highlights the importance of using the right words when interacting with those with the disease.