Category list : Paediatrics/children's nursing
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A children’s charity has announced its commitment to funding new transition nursing posts to support young people in need, in partnership with the NHS.
All families with young children should get an extra health visitor check at age three, according to an influential group of MPs who have called for a major refresh of public health services for under fives.
In the East Midlands, young adults who have undergone cancer treatment receive emotional and practical support tailored to their needs. This initiative won the HRH Integrated Approaches to Care category in the 2018 Nursing Times Awards
In Tower Hamlets, a training programme has improved the way school and nursery nurses address mental health issues in children and young people
Evelina London Children’s Hospital and community services have introduced NHS rainbow badges for its staff to support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) patients.
Young people in the UK are more likely to die from asthma or have a poor quality of life from long-term conditions compared to counterparts in other high-income countries.
Fresh guidance has been launched to help nurses recognise and appropriately respond to harmful sexual behaviour in children.
A children’s community nurse and her friend, both from Wolverhampton, have signed up to undertake a wing-walk for charity and are urging others to join them in their cash-raising adventure.
The Royal College of Nursing has become one of three royal colleges to back a new campaign by a national newspaper to protect children using social media.
Two specialist nurses from a hospital in Bradford are set to take on a “bike ride of a lifetime” to help raise money to buy a new scanner for young patients.