Category list : NHS Borders
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A nurse from Peebles in the Scottish Borders has won a top postgraduate award for her contribution to community nursing and person-centred care.
Scotland is to become the latest country in the UK to pilot a nurse-led model of community care from the Netherlands, with early discussions taking place at one if its health boards on how the prototype can be adapted.
A new formulation of a bisphosphonate drug has the potential to improve adherence among women with postmenopausal osteoporosis, according to specialist nurses.
The NHS is failing to shift resources to community settings in Scotland fast enough to deal with the increasing number of older people living in rural areas, according to a report by the Royal College of Nursing.
A group of intensive care nursing staff have seen their pioneering work result in some of the best improvements in patient care to be seen in Scotland.