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New report aims to make general practice nursing a top career destination

New report aims to make general practice nursing a top career destination

Improving training available in GP practice settings and raising the profile of the role is key to helping to retain and expand the general practice nursing workforce, says a new report published today by Health Education England (HEE).

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Florence Nightingale Foundation 2017-2018 scholarships now open

The Florence Nightingale Foundation raises funds to provide scholarships for nurses, midwives and health visitors, to enable them to extend knowledge and skills, and to promote innovation in practice.

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Recent journal articles

New standards in inhaler competencies

New standards in inhaler competencies

Toby Capstick highlights why healthcare professionals and patients need the new UK Inhaler Group standards.

Does the colour of inhaler devices really matter?

Does the colour of inhaler devices really matter?

In each issue of the Journal of General Practice Nursing we investigate a topic currently affecting our readers. Here, Binkie Mais, considers patient care and asks...

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