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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

Improving wound care through reducing variation in practice

Improving wound care through reducing variation in practice

Kathryn Evans gives her views on what needs to be done to provide high value wound care.

Skin/wound cleansing and debridement in general practice

Skin/wound cleansing and debridement in general practice

With wound and skin care taking up a considerable part of general practice nursing time, the new GPN ‘nurse consultation’ series follows the therapy chain for the management of patients with venous leg ulcers and looks at the skills needed to ensure safe, competent and professional consultations wit

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