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Category list : Online education

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  • Differentiating dementia, delirium and depression

    Differentiating dementia, delirium and depressionSubscription

    Clinical13 April, 2015

    How can you tell the difference between dementia, delirium and depression in older people, to ensure they receive the right care? Current knowledge on this question is summarised in this article, and is also available as a learning resource in our learning unit on dementia, delirium and depression

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    NHS support workers given £4m training boost to raise standardsSubscription

    News13 February, 2015

    NHS support workers are to receive £4.36m of joint government and industry funding to improve their skills and raise standards among the profession.

  • Principles of transmission-based precautions

    Principles of transmission-based precautionsSubscription

    Clinical23 January, 2015

    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

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    'E-learning' could help solve global shortage of nurses, says WHO reportSubscription

    News12 January, 2015

    Electronic learning could enable millions more students to train as nurses and doctors across the world, according to research carried out for the World Health Organization.

  • A framework for post-registration development

    A framework for post-registration developmentSubscription

    Clinical20 June, 2014

    A new framework for post-registration professional development in Wales aims to ensure nurses’ training needs are identified at a personal and strategic level

  • Internet call to help lonely OAPs

    Boost access to internet to combat OAP lonelinessSubscription

    News27 May, 2014

    The government should tackle loneliness amongst the over-65s by training those without the skills to use the internet, a think-tank has recommended.

  • Implications of a new form of online education

    Implications of a new form of online educationSubscription

    Clinical21 March, 2014

    Massive open online courses were developed to offer universal free access to high-quality higher education, and may offer new opportunities in nurse education

  • Online learning for professional development

    Online learning for professional developmentSubscription

    Clinical13 December, 2013

    A lack of study leave can prevent nurses who hold diplomas from attaining graduate status. Online learning can provide professional development after registration

  • E-learning adoption in pre-registration training

    E-learning adoption in pre-registration trainingSubscription

    Clinical9 September, 2013

    Nurse educators sometimes appear reluctant to use e-learning, and question whether it is appropriate for pre-registration nurse education for a number of reasons

  • Using more healthcare areas for placements

    Using more healthcare areas for placementsSubscription

    Clinical21 June, 2013

    With more care being provided outside acute hospitals, placements in the private, voluntary and independent sector can widen newly qualified nurses’ career choices