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Student editor blog

Our student nurse editors have their ears to the ground for Student Nursing Times…

All posts from: October 2011

Is it a student nurse's duty to have the seasonal flu jab?

Posted by Adam RoxbyMon, 31 Oct 2011

Adam talks about the seasonal flu jab and why it's important to have it.

'Money? Make sure you're getting everything you're entitled to'

Posted by Adam RoxbyMon, 24 Oct 2011

As an NHS student I am given a bursary of around £570 a month. This is sufficient for me to live on, but that’s about it.

'What is our responsibility as student nurses in emergency situations?'

Posted by Adam RoxbyMon, 17 Oct 2011

An elderly gentlemen was knocked from his scooter after a collision with the back of a car.

'We're on placement to learn, not just to make up the numbers'

Posted by Adam RoxbyMon, 10 Oct 2011

For some student nurses, heading into practice for the first time can be a daunting experience with their head swimming with expectations and questions. You may be experiencing the work place for the first time and might be unsure about what’s expected of you.

'I am surprised that some students hate their uniform'

Posted by Adam RoxbyMon, 3 Oct 2011

When you consider some of the most iconic and influential uniforms you would probably have a list that would include the London beefeaters, airline cabin crew and indeed, the crew of Star Trek - my personal, geeky preference.