Category list : Walsall Hospitals NHS Trust
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A struggling trust in the West Midlands has drawn up an action plan to tackle staffing levels and culture in its maternity service, after being threatened with enforcement action.
Four school nurses have been thanked by Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust for clocking up 100 years of service between them.
The annual NHS survey has shown staff continue to believe the care their trusts provide is safe, with 69% saying they would recommend care at their organisation to a friend or relative.
Nursing associate test sites across England revealed Subscription
The universities and employers selected to test the forthcoming nursing associate role have been revealed in an announcement that confirms double the number of people will be trained for the new position than was originally planned.
Review uncovers short-staffing in neonatal unit Subscription
A hospital’s neonatal unit caring for seriously ill new born babies did not have enough nurses or doctors to meet national guidelines and should not have been operating, an independent report has concluded.
A West Midlands hospital is expected to be put in special measures next week after the Care Quality Commission found serious failings and risks to patient safety.
Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust has appointed nearly 90 nurses as part of a recruitment drive that will see around half join the organisation from overseas by the end of next month.
TDA promotes safe nurse staffing levels with video case studiesVideoSubscription
The NHS Trust Development Authority has produced a film on safe nurse and care staffing to support directors of nursing to provide high quality care for patients.
A coroner has ruled that a senior nurse was struggling with work pressures when he took his own life.
A project providing extra support to senior clinical nurse leads responsible for hospital patients with dementia brought about rapid improvements in care, an evaluation has found.