Category list : NHS Five-Year Forward View
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The nursing contribution to disease prevention and population health extends beyond the specialties of public health and public health nursing and midwifery to what each nurse does in practice every day.
England’s chief nursing officer has today launched an action plan designed to boost the general practice nursing workforce and ensure it is “fit for the future”.
From this month, parents of the 136,000 babies born across London each year will be able to record and manage information about their child’s health and development online.
NHS England aims to boost nurse numbers by 2020Subscription
NHS England has said the health service will need more registered nurses by 2020 and has announced a series of reforms to try to increase numbers.
Half of all the new regional plans for the future of NHS services in England do not mention or include very little detail about maternity services, according to the Royal College of Midwives.
The chief nursing officer for England has acknowledged that replacing student nurse bursaries with a system of loans represents a potential risk as well as a possible benefit for the nursing workforce.
The shortage of nurses across England will continue beyond the turn of the next decade if provider trusts fail to reduce demand for services, it has emerged.
A rift among the mental health nursing community has emerged over education reforms which could see a move towards more generic nursing degrees, an investigation by Nursing Times can reveal.
CNO urges support for more healthcare volunteersSubscription
Chief nursing officer for England Jane Cummings has called on nurse managers to encourage and support more voluntary workers in health and care settings.
NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens has announced the locations of 10 “healthy new towns” – communities across England where health and wellbeing will be “designed into” their construction with the help of clinical experts.