More than a hundred student nurses have been told they will not receive any further loan instalments for their living costs this academic year, following an error by the company that distributes the money, it has been claimed.
Chesterfield Royal Hospital Foundation Trust is supporting more flexible working for nurses, and will monitor and support those who are interested in working nights, whether permanently or in longer blocks. Allowing staff this flexibility will benefit patients and staff, says Jayne Tague
Criticism is one of the most helpful tools management have to aid their workforce if it is used in a constructive way. If it is not, it can ruin a person’s self-esteem and damage a team’s morale, explains student editor for adult nursing, Alisha Poole.
Paediatric and intensive care staff warned to check settings on ventilators
27 March, 2009 By Richard Staines
Paediatric and intensive care staff have been warned to check the settings on servo ventilators manufactured by Maquet Critical Care AB, according to the government’s medicines and health technology watchdog.