Nursing education

NHS leaders encouraged to hold staff listening events following Mid Staffs report

Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt and NHS Chief Executive, Sir David Nicholson have asked NHS leaders around the country to hold staff listening events following the publication of Robert Francis’s report of the Public inquiry into Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust. … Read more → – NHS leaders encouraged to hold staff listening events following Mid Staffs report

NIHR / CNO Clinical Academic Training Programme for Nurses, Midwives and Allied Health Professionals

Invitation to Apply for NIHR / CNO Clinical Doctoral Research Fellowships  The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), the Chief Nursing Officer and Chief Health Professions Officer for England are pleased to announce the launch of a further round of … Read more → – NIHR / CNO Clinical Academic Training Programme for Nurses, Midwives and Allied Health Professionals

New vision for district nursing published

A new vision and service model for district nursing has now been published. This vision builds on ‘Compassion in Practice’, the national vision for nurses midwives and care staff. It was developed by a strategic partnership of the Department of … Read more → – New vision for district nursing published

Become a Care Maker

Care Maker volunteers made a very positive impact at last year’s CNO Conference, but this is not a one-off initiative. If you’re interested in promoting the new vision for nursing, read on! A Care Maker is anyone who works in … Read more → – Become a Care Maker

NHS to benefit from information sharing challenge funding

The Department of Health Informatics Directorate has announced over 40 IT projects from across the NHS are to benefit from £2.2 million funding to develop new digital services that improve patient care and can be used to share information more … Read more → – NHS to benefit from information sharing challenge funding