Nurses keen to return to nursing in 2020 are encouraged to sign up for ‘Return to Professional Practice’ course at the University of Northampton

The University of Northampton is encouraging nurses interested to return to nursing to sign up for…

Why workplace culture sees 44% of care workers leave their jobs every year

The latest Skills for Care report (September 2019) estimates that the turnover rate of staff working…

The UK’s mission to reduce violence in mental health care: What can be done?

In 2018/19, the government planned to spend £12.2 billion on mental health services. Despite this, the number…

Brain Injury Rehabilitation Expert welcomes new post-acute rehabilitation plans but calls for them to be mandatory

Ruth Smith, Chief Operations Officer, Christchurch Group – award-winning outcomes-led provider of neurorehabilitation services – applauds…

Common nursing practice of routine ward rounds does not deliver quality of care to patients, finds Partnership Study

The widespread practice of routine ward rounds in England, known as intentional rounding, may not be…

Paediatric study breaks recruitment records

A study designed to support better decision-making in children’s emergency care has broken recruitment records for…

So how do we tackle violence in mental health care?

Online scenario training experts, Near Life, examine healthcare environments – past and present – to ask…

Award-winning Arthritis ESCAPE Pain Rehabilitation Programme Saves NHS £22 million

An award-winning programme created by a Kingston University and St George’s, University of London professor to…

O2 developing “Smart Ambulance” trial to revolutionise patient treatment and reduce hospital numbers

O2 will provide connectivity for a new “Smart Ambulance” at Millbrook Proving Ground, as part of…

As ‘burnout’ is deemed an ‘occupational hazard’, would mandatory mental health reporting help healthcare’s stress epidemic?

With work-related stress reaching epidemic proportions in the NHS, with levels as high as 38 per…