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Exclusive: Decline in degree places for learning disability nursing

Despite a call for more front-line staff after the Winterbourne View scandal and high demand...

Exclusive: Nursing Standard-Sunday Mirror survey reveals realities of front-line nursing

Almost 60% of nurses feel stressed all or most of the time, according to an exclusive...

How a child with learning disabilities can strain family relationships

A new report takes a closer look at how parents of children with a learning disability...

RCN warns 'pay restraint must end'

College makes case to review body

Learning disability nurses worried about education review

After the Willis review, what are Health Education England's priorities?
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Health Equalities Framework creators win learning disability category at 2016 Nurse

A team of four consultant nurses who created the Health Equalities Framework (HEF) was named...

Nursing students urged to build a global network

Colin Parish reports from this year’s Positive Choices learning disability nursing students...

First wave of nurses apply for revalidation

By the beginning of this month, the first nurses to use the new revalidation system will...

Government still to honour its promise to transform services

A true picture of the state of care for people with learning disabilities, and of the...

Resource packs help allay patient fears about GP visits

Primary care patients with learning disabilities in Doncaster are benefiting from new GP...

CNO sets priorities for the nursing profession

For more than a year England’s chief nursing officer Jane Cummings has been in charge of the...

Spotting trauma before it leads to drama

Monica O'Carroll has learned to consider the ‘bigger picture’ when dealing with a client who...

Nurses crucial to success of Transforming Care programme

A national plan to move people with learning disabilities from hospital settings into the...

Poor advice exposes children to risk of sexual abuse

Children with learning disabilities are more vulnerable to sexual exploitation than other...

England’s chief nurse seeks views on strategy

Over the next few weeks, England’s chief nursing officer Jane Cummings and her team will...

Delivering compassionate care in the criminal justice system

How do nurses care compassionately for someone locked up for violence, rape or murder? What...

Supporting the needs of offenders

NHS England has published a guide to advise all prison healthcare staff on the main points...

Ireland's intellectual disability nurses sign up to the Strengthening the

Ireland's intellectual disability nurses are joining forces with the UK’s learning...

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