Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust Summer Recruitment Drive for Community Nurses

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) is on a summer recruitment drive to boost its team of…

Hospital celebrates 10 years of medical nurse practitioners

The Royal United Hospital in Bath blazed a trail for the nursing profession a decade ago…

Keeping employees happy and productive during a heatwave

– Tips for employers from XpertHR –  A heatwave is predicted across the UK this week.…

Practice nursing transformation scheme builds momentum

The Scottish government has already provided funding to allow 30 surgeries to take on a nurse…

Senior nurse to help drive introduction of NHS people plan

Trust chief nurse and executive Professor Em Wilkinson-Brice has been appointed to the role of deputy…

Music may be alternative to drug used to calm pre-op nerves

They said music seemed to have similar effects as midazolam in reducing anxiety before a peripheral…

Student nurse’s transition passport idea commended by trust

Lydia Robinson presented her suggestion for creating a “communication passport” to leaders at Norfolk and Norwich…

Diabetes ‘increases risk of heart failure more in women than men’

They found that type 1 diabetes was associated with a 47% excess risk of heart failure…

NMC urged to make feedback prong of revalidation ‘meaningful’

The Nursing and Midwifery Council has been urged to make amendments to the feedback element of…

Nurse leaders call for more government action on alcohol ‘harm’

Representatives from the British Medical Association, the Royal College of Nursing and the Royal College of…