Nursing Qualifications – What Role Will Tech Play In The Future?
The future of technology is both exciting and uncertain, but how does it stand to affect nursing qualifications, and the healthcare sector in general? Much discussion has been had about “transforming the NHS” with technology. As a result, there have been genuine concerns from healthcare professionals about what that means for the future of nursing […]..
Mental Health Nurse Jobs – What To Expect
If you’re looking for mental health nurse jobs, you might wonder what a career in this field is actually like. Mental illness is more prevalent than ever in the UK, and it is estimated that one in four people will experience some form of mental ill health in any given year. As such, the job of a […]..
How Tech Is Revolutionising Nursing Equipment
Every year, more and more technological inventions are introduced to the healthcare field, providing opportunities to streamline workflow, increase productivity and improve patient care. From electronic health records to barcode scanning, nursing equipment and the technology it uses has formed a vital element of nursing for some time, but over the past few years, the […]..
Communication In Nursing – The Importance of Tech
“Poor communication is one of the most common causes for dissatisfaction with health services. Research evidence shows the strong links between team communication and clinical outcomes.” The Royal College of Nursing Any registered nurse will know just how important communication in nursing is…
Nursing Competencies – What You Need To Know
Working as a nurse is one of the most rewarding and impactful jobs a person can pursue – but with it also comes real responsibility and accountability. As key caregivers for some of the most vulnerable members of society in moments of their life that may involve pain, fear or distress, nurses must uphold the […]..
Staff Nurse Jobs – What Does It Take To Succeed?
For many aspiring nurses, staff nurse jobs are often the first step on the career ladder. A staff nurse is essentially the initial grade of a qualified and registered nurse and has employment opportunities in a range of hospital ward settings. Before progressing to a higher-ranked role like senior staff nurse, or specialising in […]..
What Does it Take to Get into Nursing Management?
Nurses are renowned for being incredibly talented when it comes to time management, people skills and dealing with pressure. However, for some, these assets are honed to such an extent during their career as a registered nurse that they might consider progressing to a role in nursing management. Essentials of Nursing Management The first […]..
Professionalism In Nursing – 5 Tips For Nurses
When you think of the essential qualities necessary to be a good nurse, what comes to mind? Many of us list traits such as good organisational skills, boundless compassion and the ability to perform under pressure, but one of the most important – and yet most difficult to define are the characteristics that makeup […]..
History Of Nursing – How Has It Evolved?
Nursing is one of the very few professions that has remained consistently at the heart of society since its inception. Whilst the ages of industrialisation and computerisation have transformed – and indeed, removed – various vocations, the history of nursing has seen nurses become only more vital in the fabric of a fully-functioning human […]..
Practice Nurse Jobs – What Skills Do You Need?
The role of a nurse is ever-changing in its scope and capacity. From fast-paced hospital wards to high-pressure theatres, there are countless environments in which the qualified nurse can work and thrive. One of the most longstanding forms of nursing is that of the practice nurse…