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2013: The nursing year in headlinesSubscription
Nursing has rarely been out of the headlines over the last 12 months. Fran Entwistle reviews the key stories affecting the profession during 2013
“Care makers”, Agenda for Change and burnout
Francis report and the workforce crisis
Government response to Francis and further talk on nurses’ pay
12 hour shifts, HCA apprentices and more solid plans for HCA year for potential student nurses
Francis responds to Francis response, NHS Direct’s future is uncertain
Pensions, staff shortages and Hunt’s “name above the bed” scheme
Care certificate for HCAs and the phasing out of the LCP
Should NHS staff face prison for neglect? Further changes to NHS pensions.
NMC rulings and proposal for re-validation