Nurses’ role in ensuring that prescriptions for diabetics are correct has been highlighted by new research
Specialist nursing provision for long-term conditions is being backed by MPs from all the main political parties following an RCN campaign.
A postgraduate diploma (PG Dip) in Nursing will be offered by the Florence Nightingale School of Nursing & Midwifery in September 2010.
London drug user infected with anthraxSubscription
London’s second case of anthrax infection in an injecting drug user has been confirmed today.
Online campaign to increase TB awarenessSubscription
TB Alert is aiming to boost nurses’ awareness and understanding of tuberculosis (TB).
Thumbs up for new modesty gownsSubscription
New hospital gowns will save patients’ dignity and the NHS money when they are introduced in March.
An inaugural joint Professor of Midwifery is being recruited by King’s College and Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
Nurse nominated for romantic novel awardSubscription
Senior nursing lecturer Jean Fullerton has been shortlisted for the Romantic Novelists’ Association’s 2010 Romance Novel of the Year Award.
Seal-rescuing nurse sets up marine charitySubscription
A prison nurse who moonlights as a seal rescuer in East Yorkshire has set up a marine rescue charity.
New event launched for carersSubscription
An exhibition dedicated to caring professionals in East Anglia launches in September 2010.