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The Foundation of Nursing Studies has started its search for a new chief executive to act as a “visible, inspiring and effective” leader for the charity.
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It is now a week since the NHS Long Term Plan landed, though the breadth of the document means there is a lot of dust left to settle.
Two medicines for treating diabetes, along with one for advanced breast cancer, have been approved for use by the NHS in Scotland.
Drug regulators have approved a combination of fluticasone and formoterol in a device that can be used with a spacer for treating asthma in children.
Monday morning started early, with one shiny new 136-page plan for the NHS in England and two Mays at Alder Hey.
A new chief nursing officer for England has started in post this week, coinciding with the launch of the new long-term plan for the health service.
Here we are in January once again, with a whole year stretching out before us. But what will it bring for nursing and healthcare?
Scan the list below to find out what different people and organisations including unions, charities and expert groups thought about NHS England’s new long-term plan for the health service.
Miss any of the clinical and practice news affecting the profession during December 2018? Catch up with our summary of the main study headlines and clinical breakthroughs.
Health and social care secretary Matt Hancock has promised to improve working conditions for NHS staff, with better training and more help with career progression.