Staffing levels at independent acute hospitals are generally good but a review of provision by the Care Quality Commission has found not all nurses have the specialist skills they need.
The creation of new nursing support roles has blurred the boundaries of registered nurses’ roles and raises questions of accountability and delegation. This article comes with a handout for a journal club discussion
Health Education England has just published advisory guidance clarifying the role of nursing associates in medicines administration, with recommendations for employers and training providers
What does professionalism look like in everyday practice for nurses and midwives? A new framework brings clarity on the subject and aims to help staff articulate and celebrate their value