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…
Resources to maximise your learning from NT articles and provide CPD evidence for appraisals and revalidation
Nursing Times Journal club
Increase your participatory CPD by collaborating with colleagues to discuss best practice and share ideas. Discuss this month's selected article or choose from a range in our journal club archive.
Journal club articles include a handout with discussion points and author commentary to store in your NT Portfolio. You can take part in group meetings or use our guide to set up a WhatsApp virtual journal club.
Our bite-size CPD lets you test your knowledge after reading clinical articles by taking a multiple-choice self-assessment. Test yourself on this month’s article or choose from a range in our self-assessment archive.
Self-assessment questions come with feedback and if you score 80% or more you can download a personalised certificate to store in your NT Portfolio for appraisals and revalidation.
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