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Practice team blog

Your practice editors Kathryn, Ann, Eileen and Fran talk about nursing in practice

All posts from: May 2015

'Let's realise the potential of our practice nurses'

Posted by Eileen ShepherdMon, 25 May 2015

I wonder if anyone was surprised by the recent news that a group of GP practices have been placed into special measures.

Do student nurses need telling how great they are?

Posted by Fran EntwistleMon, 18 May 2015

Last week we had the pleasure of hosting our fourth Student Nursing Times Awards.

'Now take a look at the Conservative manifesto and see what you've been promised'

Posted by Ann ShuttleworthMon, 11 May 2015

So after months of campaigning, and commentators pontificating about the implications of all the different coalition permutations, we have a majority government after all.

Should hospital treatments take the weekend off?

Posted by Kathryn GodfreyMon, 4 May 2015

The nature of weekends have changed over the years. Fifty years ago pretty much everything stopped on a Sunday. If you went into the centre of a town it would be eerily quiet – unlike today.