Erin Dean

Primary Health Care

Long-COVID: support in assessing and managing patients

Guidance for primary care nurses on this new condition, which requires regular updated advice

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What does a parish nurse do?

Paid and voluntary posts with local churches, providing holistic healthcare in the community

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Eczema in adults: a quick guide to causes, types and supporting patients to self-manage

This common condition, characterised by dry, itchy skin, can greatly affect quality of life

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Workforce vaccinations: impact of COVID-19 vaccine campaign on nurses’ views

What nurses are saying about having this year’s flu jab, and mandatory vaccination

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What happens when someone makes a complaint about you: a step-by step guide for nurses

Take some of the stress out of the process by finding out what to expect at every stage

Nursing Children and Young People

Type 2 diabetes: how to manage the rise in cases among children and young people

Many children are not receiving specialist care or advice on how to minimise complications

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PPE: there is more of it – but it’s still not fit for purpose, say female nurses

Nursing Standard survey finds many still struggle to get equipment that fits

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What does an aesthetic nurse do and how do I become one?

Providing treatments, including botox and dermal fillers, can be a flexible working option

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Sight loss and driver safety: how to spot symptoms and advise your patients

What you need to know about common conditions and your duty in relation to informing the DVLA

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Medication errors: how to avoid them and what to do if you make one

Advice on common mistakes, their potential consequences and methods to improve safety

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Salary sacrifice purchases: things to consider before signing up

It may seem like a lifeline, but the option can increase financial difficulties for some

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Using instant messaging apps at work: what are the advantages and risks?

Advice on using services such as WhatsApp safely in healthcare settings

Learning Disability Practice

Can an end to long-term segregation now become a reality?

A positive intervention programme aims to overcome barriers keeping people segregated

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Lyme disease: do you know the symptoms and treatment options?

Bites from ticks are the source of the condition, but it can prove difficult to diagnose

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How to stay cool at work in the hot weather

Tips that can help you maintain hydration, conserve energy and cope with menopause symptoms

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Issuing fit notes: what does the change in legislation mean for nurses?

All you need to know about written statements on fitness for work, plus the training required

Nursing Children and Young People

Polio: why it is in the news and how nurses can safeguard children

Nurses are urged to check if patients and their children are vaccinated

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Period policies: why every workplace should have one to support staff

Creating healthy workplaces with from menstruation to menopause

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