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Student editor blog

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

All posts from: January 2012

How to arrange the best elective placement for you

Posted by Adam RoxbyTue, 31 Jan 2012

Students of nursing are in the lucky position to be able to arrange a negotiated placement. This period in the students training (in the third year) allows an almost unlimited possibility for students to experience something truly unique.

Do you work well with your fellow students?

Posted by Adam RoxbyWed, 25 Jan 2012

Nursing is not a solitary profession.

Do you dread drug calculations?

Posted by Adam RoxbyMon, 16 Jan 2012

I can handle writing long and considered essays.

'Why are we so scared of mental health?'

Posted by Adam RoxbyMon, 9 Jan 2012

As a student nurse, issues surrounding mental health are never far away.

Do we really care for older people?

Posted by Adam RoxbyTue, 3 Jan 2012

While at my community placement I visited an older patient to assess what help and support she would need in order for her to remain at her own home.