A Sheffield Children’s Foundation Trust nurse has been appointed as a national lead for the Royal College of Nursing.
Nikki Shepherd, designated nurse for the trust’s Looked After and Adoptive Children’s Healthcare Team, has been appointed lead coordinator for the looked after children’s nurses for the RCN.
She said: “I’m thrilled to have been offered the lead co-ordinator position. It means that Sheffield will be on the map and up-to-date with all the latest information and changes to do with looked after children and have the opportunity to influence national policy.”
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