First social enterprise to be a mentorSubscription
Central Surrey Health, the first organisation to leave the NHS and set up as a not-for-profit social enterprise, has been chosen by the government to mentor other bodies that want to work in the same way.
Specialist warns against NDM-1 panicSubscription
The senior nurse at the centre of the global media panic over a rogue enzyme that renders infections “untreatable” has warned against excessive scaremongering.
NDM-1 risk underlines need for good infection controlVideoSubscription
Nurses are being reminded of the need for extra vigilance around infection control following news of the arrival in the UK of a virulent enzyme that creates bacteria that are resistant to carbapenems - last-line antibiotics.
Increasingly patchy funding for practice nurse training is encouraging “uneasy” alliances with the pharmaceutical industry, a Nursing Times investigation has revealed.
NMC behind on fitness casesSubscription
The Nursing and Midwifery Council is struggling to deliver its pledge to deal with the vast majority of fitness to practise investigations within 15 months of referral.