Nursing News

Nursing News:

 

Possible three yearly checks for nurses and midwives under new scheme:

Midwives and nurses working in the United Kingdom may face checks by patients, work colleagues and managers every three years in a new scheme proposed by The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). read more button

Aspiring Nurses try out Health Care Assistant Roles in NHS Pilot:

200 Health Care Assistants (HCA) are to be working on the wards to get a taste of life as a nurse before starting their degree courses in a new initiative by the NHS.

As well as deciding if nursing is the right career for them, the potential student nurses will gain valable experience of life as a nurse on the wards, in GP practices or working in mental health.read more button