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An evaluation found using video can enhance the student learning experience.
Using more healthcare areas for placementsSubscription
With more care being provided outside acute hospitals, placements in the private, voluntary and independent sector can widen newly qualified nurses’ career choices
Using e-learning to develop communication skills when assessing patients’ end of life needsSubscription
Nurses must be competent and confident in assessing patients’ needs. Marie Curie Cancer Care designed and evaluated an online course to improve practice.
AbstractVOL: 103, ISSUE: 09, PAGE NO: 30Mark Irving, BSc, DipHE, RGN, is clinical nurse specialist at Cumberland Infirmary, CarlisleRay Irving, BA, MBA, and Stuart Sutherland, PGCE, MA, are both e-learning consultants at the University of Warwick, Coventry; all are also volunteers at the charity Nurse LearningCancerNursing.org (www.cancernursing.org) is a website developed by Nurse Learning, a UK-based registered charity t…
One trust developed a web-based induction resource to welcome and inform students who are about to undertake clinical placements
Minutes of the “What Are We Going To Do About Nursing?” Marketing Focus Group. Private and Confidential.
Health and social care staff in Scotland are being empowered to better support people with autism during difficult moments throughout the rollercoaster of their lives.
In recent years the burden of risk generated in acute hospitals by inaccurate administration of medicines has come to be increasingly recognised. It can be argued that a watershed occurred in 2001 when a number of key events occurred. The death of a patient due to the inadvertent administration of vincristine via the intrathecal route prompted a range of activities coordinated at national level to improve the safety of patients prescribed intrathecal chemotherapy. In the same year, ...
Principles of transmission-based precautionsSubscription
The essentials of patient isolation are summarised in this article. They are also available as a learning resource in our learning unit on patient isolation. Scroll down to read the article or download a print-friendly PDF here
Poll suggests public 'know nurses work hard'Subscription
Most people acknowledge that nurses are caring and hard working in the face of challenging conditions, research has shown.