The winners of a new prize that recognises forward-thinking approaches to dementia care — the NHS Innovation Challenge Prize for Dementia — have been announced by sponsors NHS England and Janssen Healthcare Innovation.... > Read More
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A children’s cancer charity is calling for all squints in babies and young children to be checked with a red reflex test to rule out eye cancer.... > Read More
The Chief Nursing Officer for England has called for further improvements in care standards and transparency and the creation of a culture of empowerment in the nursing and midwifery profession.... > Read More
Many of you will be familiar with The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI) and its work — funding innovative projects; developing a network of Queen’s nurses’; supporting nurses who work with homeless people; influencing policy; and publishing reports.> Read More
The health of the population is determined by a range of complex and interconnected influences, many of which, such as poverty, inequality, housing, education, employment, mobility, transport and pollution, fall outside a medical remit. In order for nurses and other healthcare professionals to tackle public health, they not only need to engage with individuals, families and communities, but should also have the ability to influence the design and development of services and understand the new relationships with local authorities and other agencies.> Read More
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