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Nurse education and training


Health Education England

Poor maths and English barring ‘thousands’ from nursing careerSubscription

15 March, 2019 By

Thousands of people have been rejected from nursing associate courses because they did not have the basic maths or English skills required, according to the chief executive of Health Education England.

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