Tagged: QNI

QNI statement in response to Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry Report

The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI) has announced that the findings of the Francis Report reflect the principals and long-held concerns of the community nurse’s charity. The need to put the patient first and reinforce patient centred care is a central … Read more → – QNI statement in response to Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry Report

English and Philippine nurses share knowledge and culture

Nurses from England and the Philippines have been exchanging their healthcare expertise following the recent visit to the UK by a senior academic from the University of the Philippines Manila College of Nursing, Professor Josafina Tuazon. The culmination of Professor … Read more → – English and Philippine nurses share knowledge and culture

News in brief

Child sexual exploitation – warning signs for health professionals The Office of the Children’s Commissioner’s report on Child Sexual Exploitation in Gangs and Groups (November 2012) includes a ‘Warning signs and vulnerabilities’ checklist of behaviour seen in children at risk, … Read more → – News in brief

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

Homelessness and mental health – assessing the challenges for community nursing

The QNI’s Opening Doors programme recently held a workshop in Birmingham for community nurses and allied health professionals. Opening Doors is a two-year programme to improve the health of homeless people and families. The theme of this event was the … Read more → – Homelessness and mental health – assessing the challenges for community nursing